In the PRC, nine cases of coronavirus infection were detected in 24 hours, according to the Chinese State Health Committee.
All new cases are imported. The infected are in Shanghai and in the provinces of Guangdong, Yunnan, Henan and Shaanxi. No fatal cases were recorded.
141 coronavirus patients are currently being treated in China.
The day before, 12 cases of COVID-19 infection were reported in the PRC.
Earlier, the Chinese Foreign Ministry said that the Chinese vaccine against coronavirus in the third stage of clinical trials in the United Arab Emirates showed positive results.