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Dutch coronavirus app to launch from September

Thursday 16 July 2020 | 16:54 CET | News
The Dutch coronavirus tracking app, the CoronaMelder, should be introduced from 1 September, according to the Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport. The app will be available in app stores from 17 August but only work in two test regions, namely the health regions of Twente and of Rotterdam Rijnmond.

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