Only one Monaco resident tested positive for coronavirus on Sunday, August 8. Twenty-one new cases had been reported on Friday and 12 on Saturday, taking the three-day total to 34.

Twenty-three residents were declared fully-recovered on Sunday.

The number of patients with coronavirus at Princess Grace Hospital has risen to 29. Of 14 residents, three remain in intensive care.

By the end of the weekend the number of residents with mild symptoms recovering at home had fallen to 83.

In France on Sunday, 20,450 new cases and 30 new deaths were reported while in the UK the figures were 27,429 new cases and 39 new deaths.