Tag: face masks
The wearing of facemasks is a key measure in containing the spread of Covid-19 – and the law in many circumstances, for the time being – but there’s no harm in trying to look one’s best while wearing one, according to Archbishop Charles Scicluna.
The Malta Competition and Consumer Affairs Authority has intervened on 21 occasions this year to stop the sale of face masks and personal protective equipment which did not meet legal standards, Consumer Protection Minister Julia Farrugia Portelli revealed.
The Ministry for Gozo has today announced that 1,000 face masks started to be distributed for those employed within the public sector and private sector aswell and can be collected from the Home Assist Office in Imgarr Road, Xewkija between Monday to Friday from 8 am till 3 pm.
If what the Italian Prime Minister Conte declared was correct, why is the European Union discriminating between Italy and Malta, allowing the former to introduce 0%VAT on face masks?
Ford is producing face masks and face shields as part of initiatives to deliver a safe working environment for employees performing essential roles at Ford facilities in Europe during the COVID-19 crisis.
France now has nearly 20,000 confirmed cases of coronavirus and the death toll stands at around 860. Two in every five of the country's 5,000 intensive car beds are already occupied by coronavirus patients.