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Wednesday, January 27, 2021

healthcare policy

EU States Enforce Curfews to Curb COVID-19 Cases

Several EU states have been enforcing curfews in efforts to stem the spread of the coronavirus. Several EU states have been enforcing curfews in...

Malaysia Goes Back Into COVID-19 Lockdown

Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin has announced new measures on Monday which took effect on Wednesday for several Malaysian states, to curb the rising coronavirus...

Japan Mulls Widening State of Emergency

Amid the continued rise in coronavirus cases, Japan is now considering placing seven other prefectures under the state of emergency. Amid the continued rise...

PM Declares State of Emergency in Tokyo and Other Prefectures Due to Covid-19 Surge

Japan has now declared a state of emergency in Tokyo, and its three neighboring prefectures on Thursday, following its highest recorded daily count.Japan has...

Germany to Extend Lockdown by 3 Weeks

The government of Germany and the majority of the country's 16 federal states are extending lockdown measures until January 31 to control the spread...

First Person Vaccinated with AstraZeneca Vaccine in the UK

Britain has began the release of the Oxford AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine, while China is racing to vaccinate millions with a homegrown prophylactic.Britain has began...

Japan Government Mulling Locking Down Tokyo as Cases Soar

Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga has been considering a state of emergency in Tokyo and surrounding areas due to the increase of COVID-19 cases and...

Lebanon Braces for New Lockdown Amid Rising Cases

Lebanon braces for a new lockdown as a surge in cases have been recorded after holiday celebrations. Lebanon braces for a new lockdown as...

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