One more person has died of Covid-19, bringing the death toll in the Republic of Ireland to 1,736.
11 additional cases have been confirmed.
The total number of confirmed cases is now 25,473.
Chief Medical Officer Dr Tony Holohan says today marks 6 months since the World Health Organisation first received reports of Covid-19, and since then there have been some 10 million cases and 500,000 deaths reported worldwide.
He says it's very important that we keep up the national effort to reduce the impact of the disease in this country.