A London Based Digital Publication Covering Diplomatic & Business Activities Globally

Sunday, March 3, 2024

Italy likely to extend state of emergency due to coronavirus crisis

Italy will likely extend a state of emergency beyond its current deadline of July 31 due to the new coronavirus crisis, Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte said.

“The possible extension simply means that we are in a position to continue taking the necessary measures” to face the epidemic, Conte said, speaking on the sidelines of a ceremony in Venice.

Italy declared a six-month state of emergency at the end of January, allowing the government to cut through red tape quickly if needed, after two Chinese tourists tested positive for the new coronavirus in the first cases detected in the country.

Latest Posts

Latest Posts

Stay in touch

To be updated with all the latest news, offers and special announcements.

RELATED ARTICLES

WTO Promotes Consensus

The final World Trade Organization General Council meeting before...

UK and Azerbaijan celebrate growing bilateral relations

UK PM Rishi Sunak congratulated President Ilham Aliyev on...

US Ambassador Meets with RAK Ruler

On November 21, 2023, H.H. Sheikh Saud bin Saqr...

French Consul General Visits Innovators at Gulfood

During the Gulfood Manufacturing 2023 exhibition, Mrs. Nathalie Kennedy,...

German Aviation Shines at Dubai Airshow 2023

In a testament to its aviation prowess, Germany, a...

Bahrain Sri Lanka ties discussed

In a significant diplomatic exchange on November 21 in...

Oil Minister Welcomes Sakha Officials in Meeting

Manama, Nov. 20 (BNA): Dr. Mohammed bin Mubarak Bin...

Investopia Inks 8 MoUs for 2024 Event

Investopia strengthens its position with eight key partnerships, signing...

UAE Minister Urges Global Support for Sustainability

During the Global Food Security Summit hosted by the...