TRAVEL | Italy Bans Entry From 13 Countries Due To Coronavirus Fears

MILAN | ITALY – Italy on Thursday banned entry to people coming from 13 countries that it said presented an excessive rate of COVID-19 infections. The list compiled by the health ministry comprises Armenia, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Brazil, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Chile, Kuwait, North Macedonia, Moldova, Oman, Panama, Peru and Dominican Republic. The ban affects anyone … Continue reading TRAVEL | Italy Bans Entry From 13 Countries Due To Coronavirus Fears

BUSINESS | Dolce & Gabbana Are Releasing A Rose

MILAN | ITALY - - Dolce & Gabbana love to honour their native country, Italy, and their next project is just that. Another ode to the country they call home, the brand’s latest venture is into Italian wine – more specifically, a Sicilian-inspired rose. The rose, which will be released in June, is a collaboration … Continue reading BUSINESS | Dolce & Gabbana Are Releasing A Rose

CORONAVIRUS CRISIS | As Italy ends lockdown, Milan mayor rebukes crowds socializing outside

BUCHAREST | ROMANIA – The mayor of Milan issued a furious threat on Friday to close down popular open spaces in the city after television footage showed crowed socializing and apparently ignoring public health rules aimed at preventing a resurgence of the coronavirus. Italy loosened some of the toughest lockdown restrictions in Europe on Monday, … Continue reading CORONAVIRUS CRISIS | As Italy ends lockdown, Milan mayor rebukes crowds socializing outside

BREAKING NEWS | Authorities in Italy’s Lombardy Region Order All Citizens To Wear Masks When Outside

BUCHAREST | ROMANIA –Italian authorities in the northern Italian region of Lombardy are ordering all citizens to wear masks when outside. According to a statement issued by the region’s president, Attilio Fontana, members of the public are now obligated to cover ‘their nose and mouth with masks, or even through simple scarves’ when leaving the … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Authorities in Italy’s Lombardy Region Order All Citizens To Wear Masks When Outside

FASHION | Haute Couture Fashion Week Has Been Cancelled In Light Of The Covid-19 Pandemic

BUCHAREST | ROMANIA – Those hoping for a return to fashion normalcy later this year will have to wait a little longer. French fashion’s governing body, the Federation de la Haute Couture et de la Mode, has officially cancelled the upcoming men’s and couture fashion weeks. The spring/summer 2021 men’s shows were originally scheduled for … Continue reading FASHION | Haute Couture Fashion Week Has Been Cancelled In Light Of The Covid-19 Pandemic

CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Italy Coronavirus Deaths Rise By 889 In A Day To 10,023

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – The death toll from an outbreak of coronavirus in Italy has surged by 889, the Civil Protection Agency said on Saturday, the second highest daily tally since the epidemic emerged on Feb.21. Total fatalities in Italy have reached 10,023, by far the highest of any country in the world. Italy’s … Continue reading CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Italy Coronavirus Deaths Rise By 889 In A Day To 10,023

NEWS ALERT | Russian Army To Send Coronavirus Help To Italy After Putin Phone Call

ROME – The Russian military will start sending medical help in Italy from Sunday in order to help it battle the new coronavirus after receiving an order from President Vladimir Putin, Russia’s Defense Ministry said in a statement. Putin spoke to Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte on Saturday, the Kremlin said, saying the Russian leader … Continue reading NEWS ALERT | Russian Army To Send Coronavirus Help To Italy After Putin Phone Call

CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Italy’s Coronavirus Toll Surges As Worries Grow Over Hospitals

MILAN – Italy recorded 368 more deaths from the coronavirus outbreak on Sunday, its biggest one day rise, amid growing concern about the ability of its strained health system to cope with the relentless increase in new cases. While the virus has begun spreading rapidly across Europe, Italy remains the second most heavily affected country … Continue reading CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Italy’s Coronavirus Toll Surges As Worries Grow Over Hospitals

BREAKING NEWS | Italy Death Toll Jumps Past 1,000 As Milan Bourse Nosedives

ROME – Italy’s death toll from the coronavirus epidemic shot past 1,000 on Thursday as the economic impact worsened, with much of the country at a standstill and the Milan bourse posting its largest ever one-day fall. Looking to halt the spread of the disease, the government introduced yet more restrictions on Italians, ordering the … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Italy Death Toll Jumps Past 1,000 As Milan Bourse Nosedives

BUSINESS | Starbucks And Others Shot Shops In Italy Amid Coronavirus Lockdown

MILAN – From Starbucks to Giorgio Armani, several Italian and foreign groups shut down their shops in Italy as the country fights to contain the worst outbreak of coronavirus outside China. After an initial lockdown in the north failed to prevent the spread, the government on Monday banned all non-essential travel and public gatherings throughout … Continue reading BUSINESS | Starbucks And Others Shot Shops In Italy Amid Coronavirus Lockdown