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Bulgaria to buy PCR tests for COVID-19 from S. Korea's Osang Healthcare

Author Mario Tanev
Bulgaria to buy PCR tests for COVID-19 from S. Korea's Osang Healthcare Photo: Bulgaria's government / All rights reserved.

SOFIA (Bulgaria), April 10 (SeeNews) - Bulgaria's government said on Friday that it has empowered health minister Kiril Ananiev to sign an agreement for the purchase of PCR tests for novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) testing from South Korea's Osang Healthcare.

The agreement envisages the purchase of 30,000 tests for $303,000 (277,000 euro), the government said in a statement.

Additional orders under the contract can be made if necessary, the government noted.

By Friday, there were 624 cases of the novel coronavirus disease in Bulgaria with 24 casualties.

($ = 0.9137 euro)

 
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