Tag: coronavirus

Libyan revolution premier Jibril dies from coronavirus

Mahmoud Jibril, who abandoned Muammar Gaddafi to become Libya's rebel prime minister during the 2011 revolution, died on Sunday after contracting the novel coronavirus, an aide and his party said.

Police union against the opening of hunting season this year

Union says police will be burdened when they're already busy doing inspections

EC waives customs duties and VAT on importation of medical equipment

The decision will be applicable from 30 January 2020 until 31 July 2020. This allows for specific imports carried out during the incipient phase of the outbreak to also benefit from the exemption.

Morocco to release 5,654 prisoners amid coronavirus outbreak

Morocco's King Mohammed VI has pardoned 5,654 prisoners and ordered measures to protect inmates from the coronavirus outbreak, the justice ministry said on Sunday.

“Country not on lockdown; Hunters should not face discrimination” – Kaċċaturi...

Kaċċaturi San Ubertu (KSU) welcomes the decision taken by the ORNIS Committee to open a quail hunting season this spring, however KSU said it has noted that for the fourth consequetive year the proposals to open a spring hunting season on turtle dove were unconvincing.

Spain to extend state of emergency to April 26 as rise...

Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez said on Saturday he would ask parliament to extend lockdown measures by 15 days until April 26, as the rate of new coronavirus infections and deaths slowed again in one of the world's worst-hit countries.

We need to reach out to those who are alone –...

Bishop Galea-Curmi urged the public to reach out to others especially those who are suffering from loneliness and the elderly. He remarked that one can use social media to keep in touch with one's loved ones.

No one caught breaching quarantine rules; 4 fined €100 each

Birth registrations will be carried out via email as from Monday 6 April.

More than 600 dead in New York state in a day...

The novel coronavirus has now killed 3,565 people in the state and the situation is particularly worrying on Long Island, east of New York City, where the number of cases "is like a fire spreading," Cuomo told a news conference.

Italy coronavirus death toll rises by 681, intensive care falls

The total number of confirmed cases rose to 124,632 from 119,827 reported on Friday, an increase of 4,805, slightly higher than the numbers over recent days which have encouraged hopes that the spread of the disease has reached a plateau.