Huge numbers of people around the world have been testing positive for coronavirus. Photo: AFP
Huge numbers of people around the world have been testing positive for coronavirus. Photo: AFP

Global Covid-19 cases top 1 million for third day in a row as Omicron spreads, forcing nations to rethink quarantine rules

  • More than 1.63 million people worldwide were reported to have Covid-19 on Wednesday
  • Fearful of the economic impact of keeping so many people at home, some governments are looking at shortening the isolation period for those with the virus

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Huge numbers of people around the world have been testing positive for coronavirus. Photo: AFP
Huge numbers of people around the world have been testing positive for coronavirus. Photo: AFP
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