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Israeli jewellery company designs 'world's most expensive' coronavirus face mask worth $1.5m (source — www.independent.co.uk) 11/08/2020 18:25:55

Mask features more than 3,600 diamonds

Israeli Jeweler Selling Gold Coronavirus Mask For A Mere $1.5 Million (source — www.huffpost.com) 10/08/2020 22:56:45

The white gold mask will be decorated with 3,600 white and black diamonds and fitted with top-rated N99 filters.

This school reopened and one child infected 25 teachers (source — www.cnn.com) 10/08/2020 13:27:26

During the first few months of the pandemic, Israel was praised for its response to the coronavirus but after the country reopened its schools, it has seen a surge in outbreaks. CNN's Elliott Gotkine ...

Israeli jeweller makes $2.27m gold coronavirus mask (source — www.stuff.co.nz) 10/08/2020 02:26:41

An Israeli jewellery company is working on what it says will be the world's most expensive coronavirus mask, a gold, diamond-encrusted face covering with a price tag of US$1.5 millon.

Israeli jeweller makes gold coronavirus mask worth 1.5 million dollars (source — www.independent.ie) 09/08/2020 22:36:29

An Israeli jewellery company is working on what it says will be the world’s most expensive coronavirus mask – a gold, diamond-encrusted face covering with a price tag of 1.5 million US dollars (£1.15 ...

Coronavirus news - live: Holiday prices plummet after UK warns it 'will not hesitate' to extend quarantine list, as Israel set to begin human covid vaccine trials (source — www.independent.co.uk) 07/08/2020 12:30:00

Travellers returning to UK from Belgium, Andorra and Bahamas must now quarantine for 14 days after overnight announcement

Singapore trials pilotless drones to enforce social distancing (source — ) 06/08/2020 23:40:56

Singapore's police have been trialling two pilotless drones developed by Israel's Airobotics to help enforce social distancing measures aimed at containing the spread of COVID-19.

Singapore police trial two pilotless drones to help enforce social distancing measures  (source — www.dailymail.co.uk) 06/08/2020 17:51:03

Singapore's police have been trialling two pilotless drones developed by Israel's Airobotics to help enforce social distancing measures aimed at containing the spread of COVID-19.

Covid-19 may spread more easily in schools than thought, report warns (source — www.theguardian.com) 05/08/2020 18:51:33

US health body highlights risks of reopening after outbreaks in state of Georgia and IsraelCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageCoronavirus may be more easily transmitted in sch...

Covid-19 may spread more easily among children than thought, report warns (source — www.theguardian.com) 05/08/2020 18:51:33

US health body highlights risks of reopening after outbreaks in state of Georgia and in IsraelCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageCoronavirus may be more easily transmitted in ...

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