A new case of COVID-19 was reported in managed isolation in New Zealand, the Ministry of Health said on Saturday, Trend reports citing Xinhua.
According the ministry, Saturday's case is a man in his 50s who arrived in New Zealand on July 12 from Central Africa via Tanzania, Doha and Brisbane. The man is now in the quarantine facility in Auckland.
The number of active cases in New Zealand is 22. The total number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in New Zealand is now 1,200, which is the number New Zealand reports to the World Health Organization, said the ministry.
There is no one in New Zealand receiving hospital-level care for COVID-19.
It has been 78 days since the last case of COVID-19 was acquired locally from an unknown source, said the ministry.
New Zealand laboratories completed 2,403 tests on Friday and the total number of tests completed in New Zealand to date is 441,123.