25,000 casino workers tested so far, all negative

More than 25,000 Macau casino workers have undergone COVID-19 tests so far, with no positive cases reported, according to the Macau Health Bureau. 

According to local reports, the figure was revealed during a press conference of the Novel Coronavirus Response and Coordination Center. 

One of the physicians in charge of the operation said the operation tested casino staff at SJM and Sands – making up for 8% of all COVID-19 tests conducted so far. 

The tests were administered over a 10-day period.