|Colorized image of COVID-19 virus. (Photo from: WHO)|
[아시아뉴스통신=페이 기자] The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) last Friday registered 65 more COVID-19 cases among overseas Filipinos (OFs), raising the total to 9,472. The DFA also reported an increase of 1.26 percent in the total number of Filipinos who have recovered from the disease, including 69 logged in the Middle East, compared to the figure last Thursday.
Similar to its previous bulletin, the agency confirmed that no fatalities were recorded on July 31. As of Friday, the active cases stand at 3,275, at least 259 are undergoing treatment in the Asia Pacific, 507 in Europe, 2,386 in the Middle East/Africa, and 123 in the Americas.
Based on the latest data from the World Health Organization, around 16,812,755 people worldwide have so far been infected, with 662,095 deaths.