Evening Daily Newsfeed Roundup

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These are the main news reported by the leading Maltese news portals:

Doctors, dentists, nurses and allied health professionals who would like to help out with COVID-19 related work are being to get in touch with the health authorities. Source: Times of Malta

The government issued a call for the construction of a prefabricated hospital to be completed in eight weeks. Source: Malta Today

The General Workers Union (GWU) has announced that it will be representing a group of professional health workers. Source: Newsbook

In the first ten days since spot-checks began, more than 2,500 spot-checks were carried out on persons who should be observing mandatory quarantine, imposed to contain the Coronavirus spread. Source: The Malta Independent

With effect from today, people who test positive for Coronavirus and are ordered to self-isolate will be fined 10 thousand euro every time they are are discovered away from their home during police checks. Source: TVM


Foreign News Roundup

These are the headlines and news items reviewed by our researchers and editorial team:

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Germany in economic blitz as its fights off pandemic impact

British travellers urged to return to UK

Tokyo 2020 Olympics to be postponed for a year

40% of US under lockdown by tomorrow as WHO sees country as next epicentre


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