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Morocco bans travel to and from major cities after Covid-19 spike (source — www.independent.ie) 27/07/2020 12:24:00

Morocco has banned all travel to and from some of its major cities to try to stem a small spike in coronavirus cases, even though the North African country has remained less impacted than its European...

UK’s longest-suffering coronavirus victim says 130-day hospital stay ‘feels like a dream’ after beating killer virus (source — www.thesun.co.uk) 19/07/2020 00:13:27

THE UK’s longest-suffering Covid patient has spoken of her miraculous recovery after an astonishing 130 days in hospital. Fatima Bridle, 35, fell ill after flying back from Morocco. She spent 105 days...

UK’s longest-suffering coronavirus patient says 130-day hospital stay ‘feels like a dream’ after beating killer virus (source — www.thesun.co.uk) 19/07/2020 00:13:27

THE UK’s longest-suffering Covid patient has spoken of her miraculous recovery after an astonishing 130 days in hospital. Fatima Bridle, 35, fell ill after flying back from Morocco. She spent 105 days...

Travel agents resort to hardline tactics to get out of a refund (source — www.theguardian.com) 05/07/2020 10:00:37

As the industry faces ruin, exemption clauses have been added, cancellations are ‘postponements’ and credit notes become the ‘only option’The tone was pleasant, but the message on Steph Nixon’s voicem...

Coronavirus live news: New Zealand health minister quits, as WHO says Middle East at 'critical' point (source — www.theguardian.com) 02/07/2020 02:45:16

David Clark resigns after controversy over handling of Covid-19; Middle East records 1m cases amid easing and return of tourists; California rolls back reopening of bars. Follow all the latest updates...

Coronavirus live news: more than 160,000 new cases reported every day in past week, says WHO (source — www.theguardian.com) 01/07/2020 19:45:01

Global tourism stands to lose up to $3.3tn, says UN; Ryanair pilots take pay cut to avoid job losses; tourist flights to Greece resume; global cases pass 10.5mAustralia locks down 300,000 in 36 Melbou...

EU set to BAN visitors from US – but China, Rwanda and Thailand handed SHOCK exemptions (source — feedproxy.google.com) 29/06/2020 15:19:00

AMERICAN tourists face being ban from the European Union as part of a bloc-wide plan to halt the spread of coronavirus - but travellers from Rwanda, Morocco and even China could be allowed in.

Coronavirus live news: Brazil's death toll passes 50,000 (source — www.theguardian.com) 21/06/2020 13:15:33

Morocco sets up field hospital after spike in cases; Chile deaths rise to more than 7,000; six on Trump campaign test positive ahead of rallyVictoria to extend state of emergency after spike in casesS...

Coronavirus live news: Morocco opens field hospital for hundreds of patients after spike in cases (source — www.theguardian.com) 21/06/2020 12:12:23

New hospital will receive around 700 patients from Sunday; Chile deaths rise to more than 7,000; six on Trump campaign test positive ahead of rallyVictoria to extend state of emergency after spike in ...

Students abroad face difficulty returning home (source — www.thesundaily.my) 28/05/2020 06:23:12

PETALING JAYA: Malaysian students stranded abroad are feeling vulnerable and neglected as help from the authorities have not been forthcoming.Most of them are unable to return due to flight restrictio...

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How to prevent coronavirus disease and stop the spread of germs
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