Tag: Tanya Melillo

New measures likely to be effective, but not immediately – Dr...

The new measures announced today to contain the spread of Covid-19 are likely to be effective since they target two main contributors to the alarming rise in active cases recorded in recent weeks, according to public health consultant Tanya Melillo.

No new restrictions on religious functions

The new directives will not impose any further restrictions on the Catholic Church’s religious functions, Fr Andrea Zaffarese confirmed to Newsbook.com.mt.

Watch: Asylum seekers get tested like others coming from high-risk countries

The mandatory testing for asylum seekers takes place as they hail from a high-risk country for Covid-19 – Libya – the head of Mater Dei Hospital's Infectious Disease Prevention & Control Unit Tanya Melillo said.