26 March 2020 – Portugal recevies 5,000 of 80,000 Covid-19 tests ordered

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Type of Intervention: Healthcare and public health capacity
Sectors Involved: Enhance laboratory testing capacity
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency:

Overview: Date uncertain: António Sales said that Portugal has already received 5,000 of the 80,000 tests for Covid-19, which had been ordered, and that the rest will arrive at the beginning of next week.
Full details here: https://www.portugal.gov.pt/pt/gc22/comunicacao/noticia?i=todo-o-sistema-de-saude-esta-pronto-para-dar-resposta-aos-doentes-covid-19