Tag: public health emergency

PN calls for declaration of public health emergency

In the wake of 100 new cases of Covid-19 bringing the total number of active cases in Malta to a new high, the Nationalist Party is insisting that a national public health emergency should be announced as soon as possible.

Poll: Should a public health emergency be called?

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Watch: 2 healthcare workers among 6 new coronavirus cases

The two healthcare workers aged 25 and 27 work in the ENT (Ear, Nose, and Throat) Ward. A 53-year-old patient in the ward who suffered shortness of breath also tested positive after the health authorities carried out swab tests on patients and staff.

3 caught breaching obligatory quarantine

18 individuals were each fined €100 for gathering in groups of over three individuals in public. The authorities continue to patrol various areas enforcing a legal notice issued to curb the spread of the virus within the community.

Public health emergency declared

The public health emergency was declared following the global outbreak of coronavirus which has also affected Malta.

A week to inspect for ‘public health emergency’, court upholds injunction

Former Paloma Hotel will not be sealed off after a Court upheld a warrant of prohibitory injunction. Police raid at Paloma Hotel: ‘A PR stunt...