Illinois to require everyone in schools to wear masks indoors Mandatory strike for state agents in high-risk environments To counter the rise in Covid-19 cases. “Very few school districts” have indicated they plan to follow recent guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention when the new school year begins, Gov.
The New York International Auto Show has been canceled for the second year in a row. Victims of city’s strict restrictions and concerns about the spread of the delta version of COVID-19. In Wednesday’s announcement New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said that users of closed public places such as gyms, restaurants and entertainment venues must show proof of vaccination. Against Covid-19 to be able to enter from August. Sixteen.
Organizers of a popular Chicago beer festival have This year’s event has been canceled. Hyde Park Summer Fest organizers said after consulting “various stakeholders”, “with the increase in Covid-19 cases and the associated risks, we do not think it is the right choice to go ahead with the festival at this time.”
Israel will bring back Use of outdoor masks for large groups, send half your public sector workers home, and ask people to avoid unnecessary indoor gatherings, as the delta version increases testing in one of the world’s most vaccinated countries. New cases rose to more than 3,000 on Tuesday, up from a few dozen a day a month ago, and Health Minister Nitzen Horowitz has said the country may have to impose a new lockdown in the coming holy days. If they continue to require serious hospitalization .
united kingdom covid-19 The vaccination program has been extended to 16-17 year olds.The Joint Committee on Immunization and Immunization (JCVI) said this on Wednesday. “After a careful review of the most recent data, we recommend that healthy 16-17 year olds be offered the first dose of the Pfizer-BioEntech vaccine,” said Wei Shen Lim, president of JCVI Covid-19.
Reported by Walgreens Vaccine growth in US states where overall utilization rates were lagging.– a sign that concern over the delta variant and the recent wave of new cases is driving demand. The company said demand for vaccines has grown by more than 30% in recent weeks in key regions of the country that were previously slow to vaccinate. Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee and Texas are among the states that have seen the “most notable” increase in vaccination rates.
British all-party parliamentary group on coronavirus Urges government to fix “chaotic scenes” at airports, as the country nears the next review of its travel restrictions. “The government’s border policy is creating a chaotic scene at UK airports and leaving the country exposed to dangerously new diversions,” said group vice president Carolyn Lucas.
European Commission Ordered 200 million doses of Covid-19 vaccine from Novavax To strike its arsenal, despite the fact that the US pharmaceutical vaccine has yet to be approved. The deal covers the purchase of 100 million doses, with the possibility of receiving an additional 100 million doses by 2023. Shares of Novavax in its New York operations rose 12%.
world health organization Calls for a global moratorium on booster injections until at least the end of September amid a severe shortage of vaccines in low-income countries. WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said the Geneva-based health body called for a moratorium on allowing at least 10% of all countries in the world to be vaccinated.
China tightens its border controls Temporarily blocking the issuance of new passports to most citizens, as the country grapples with the outbreak of the Delta coronavirus variant. China’s National Immigration Administration said on Wednesday it would no longer issue new travel documents, including passports, for non-essential travel outside the country.
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