PM Abela calls MCESD meeting to discuss COVID-19 situation

DOI / Omar Camilleri

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

Prime Minister Robert Abela has called an MCESD meeting on Thursday to discuss the country’s situation in view of the COVID-19 pandemic.

This was announced by the Office of the Prime Minister in a statement following a Cabinet meeting on Tuesday morning.

The government said that Prime Minister Abela took this decision after considering the request made by social partners and the Malta Council for Economic and Social development, as they request further guidance and information on the present situation and the way forward if the coronavirus situation continues to persist.

In the statement issued government reiterated its position that the COVID-19 situation is under control.