2021-01-18 17:49:20| Guardian Unlimited Business - more business news
Respiratory masks already compulsory in Bavaria over fears of coronavirus mutationsCoronavirus latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageGermany is weighing up following Austria and Bavarias lead in making it compulsory to wear full protective filter masks on public transport and in shops, as the country remains on high alert about the impact of possible coronavirus mutations.The Austrian chancellor, Sebastian Kurz, announced on Sunday that wearing single-use filtering facepiece respirator, or FFP2, masks would become mandatory on public transport and in shops from 25 January, as the Alpine state moves to extend its national lockdown until 7 February. Continue reading...
2021-01-14 14:15:13| digg
Delaware's congresswoman thought she might die in the riot at the Capitol. Then her Republican colleagues mocked her for handing out masks while they sheltered together.
2021-01-13 21:34:16| digg
Cloth masks are better than nothing, but they were supposed to be a stopgap measure.
2021-01-13 14:07:58| Telegraph Business
2021-01-12 15:49:50| BBC News | Business | World Edition
It follows similar moves by Morrisons and Sainsbury's, but those with medical excuses will be exempt.