A vial of the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine. Image Credit: AFP

Kuwait City: The Ministry of Health has fixed a price of 30 Kuwaiti dinars (Dh364) for a COVID-19 PCR test at all health facilities in the private medical sector, local media reported.

The decision goes into effect after the Medical Licensing Committee issued an approval on January 23.

Meanwhile, PCR tests conducted at government owned medical facilities remain free of charge.