Tag: self-quarantine

Watch: Medical school cleared to make way for more beds

In a video sent to Newsbook.com.mt, medical students are seen leaving the medical school at Mater Dei Hospital as employees cleared it to make way for more beds.

Trade unions insist quarantine leave should be paid in full

Malta’s two largest trade unions are adamant that workers who end up in quarantine – or self-quarantine – due to coronavirus concerns should be paid in full during the period.

Health authorities expand grounds for coronavirus testing

Maltese residents returning from an increased number of countries will be subject to laboratory testing for the coronavirus responsible for Covid-19 if they show any symptoms, in light of updated recommendations issued by the Maltese health authorities.

Coronavirus: Students returning from affected areas are not to attend lectures

The University of Malta has advised students who are returning to Malta from countries or areas affected by coronavirus, as of Saturday, 22 February 2020, are asked to not attend lectures or other teaching sessions until the 14 days of self-quarantine are over.