Covid 19 Delta outbreak: Will Jacinda Ardern need to dampen vaccine demand, or has she locked in a deal?

The Government is finalising arrangements to provide additional supply of Pfizer vaccine doses,says Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern. Negotiations had been taking place over the past two weeks. “We needed to obtain additional supplies.” There are 21 new community cases today,

Covid 19 Delta outbreak: Case numbers expected to be just over 50; Cabinet decision on Auckland north hours away; Navy MIQ workers await test results

COVID LATEST:* Locations of interest: Massey fruit and vege shop’s three exposure events* What went wrong: Why Bluetooth Tracing data has not been used for the Delta outbreak* ‘$1m a day’ – lockdown takes toll on retail, entertainment and hospo*

Covid 19 coronavirus Delta outbreak: Cases still to peak, exposure sites to top 500, new quarantine facility stood up

KEY POINTS: Numbers in outbreak expected to peak today and Friday2nd quarantine facility to be set up in AucklandCovid-19 modeller predicts Auckland will stay in Level 4 for weeks New Zealand is bracing for the worst number of infections so

Covid 19 coronavirus Delta outbreak: 35 new community cases today, total cases in outbreak now 107

COVID LATEST* More locations of interest revealed – KFC restaurants, supermarkets*Countdown staff bear brunt of customer annoyance at meat shortages* Derek Cheng: Ongoing lockdown for Auckland, but for how long? And what’s the Plan B?* Jamie Morton: How did Delta

Covid 19 coronavirus: No new cases, Government to review suspension of Melbourne travel bubble tomorrow

Kiwi health officials will decide tomorrow whether the suspension of the Victoria transtasman bubble should be extended as Melbourne battles an increasing outbreak. There are no new Covid cases to report in New Zealand today. Covid-19 Response Minister Chris Hipkins

Covid 19 coronavirus: No new cases, Government says halting Melbourne travel bubble ‘appropriate’ response

Kiwi health officials will decide tomorrow whether the suspension of the Victoria transtasman bubble should be extended as the Australian city battles an increasing outbreak. There are no new Covid cases to report in New Zealand today. The Government isproviding