The Coronavirus emergency continues to give no respite not only in Italy, but throughout the planet. As usual, the Ministry of Health shared the bulletin containing the updates relating to the spread of COVID-19 in Italy. I’m 1.390 the new positives to COVID-19 on 134.136 processed buffers (antigenic and molecular). Deaths in one day are 26. The positivity rate is at1%. Vocegiallorossa.it will update you LIVE with all the main news.
15:24 – In Lazio since yesterday, for those who book the Pfizer vaccine, the recall will be set again at 21 days and not at 35. The postponement of the recall was recommended on May 5 with a circular from the Ministry of Health.
14:42 – The Spallanzani bulletin: 59 hospitalized, 11 in intensive care.
13:45 – The signature arrives final of the EU institutions on the regulation establishing the Covid EU digital certificate, also known as the digital green pass, to facilitate travel within the Union and contribute to economic recovery. Hope: “I hope that 95% of Italians will be in the white zone in the next 7 days”. Restrictions to a minimum for 40.5 million Italians, however required to continue wearing masks, respect distances, wash hands often
13:20 – “The signature of the regulation on the European Green Pass is the guarantee for the revival of tourism and for a summer full of foreign visitors. To avoid a false start, however, it is urgent to immediately solve the problem of the App IO, raised by the privacy guarantor, which has aroused even motivated criticism, because it limits the State’s right to use public databases for security purposes. health and let the giants of the web instead make an indiscriminate use. But some findings are absolutely acceptable, such as the exclusion of the pass for usual activities such as going to a restaurant, shop or workplace, or the request for suitable guarantees to prevent discrimination against those who, for clinical reasons, cannot ‘undergo vaccination. Let us therefore avoid compromising the start of the tourist season due to the usual babel of rules and exceptions that block everything. “This was stated in a note by the president of the senators of Forza Italia Anna Maria Bernini.
12:50 – A new wave of Covid-19 cases in Asia, particularly in Taiwan and Malaysia, could make the production chain even more complex and therefore the availability of a number of goods, in particular semiconductors that are creating delays and concerns in the technology and automotive sectors. He writes it on Wall Street Journal. According to Intel estimates, the difficulty in finding the chips could last until 2023. According to the WSJ, production in Malaysia would have been slowed by the growth of infections, with the association that brings together the country’s semiconductor manufacturers reported a decrease of the pieces produced between 15% and 40%. While in a Taiwanese company, King Yuan Electronics Co. specializing in processor testing and packaging, in the last month there has been a spike in coronavirus cases that prevented them from working at full capacity and that will lead to the production of this quarter to be about one third of that initially forecast.
12:25 – The company biotech statunitense Novavax reported that its vaccine is over 90% effective against Covid-19, including its variants.
12:00 – With the pandemic “Another plague has been added which has further multiplied the poor”. “A careful look requires that the most suitable solutions be found to fight the virus worldwide, without aiming at partisan interests. In particular, it is urgent to give concrete answers to those suffering from unemployment, which dramatically affects so many fathers of family, women and young people “. The Pope says this in the Message for the World Day of the Poor which will be celebrated on November 14th.
11:30 – The cases of Covid-19 in Russia continue to grow, reaching a surge that has not been recorded since February 13 and the mayor of Moscow has therefore announced a week of work from home. In the past 24 hours, the country has recorded over 14,723 new cases of Covid-19, the highest figure since February, half of which (7,704) recorded in Moscow, the worst figure in the capital since December. The mayor of Moscow, Sergej Semenovic Sobyanin, is also trying them all to increase vaccinations: he promised to those who get vaccinated from June 14 to July 11 to participate in a lottery to win a car, and to those who get vaccinated from 15 to June 25 in the Moscow region a chance to win a three-room apartment.
10:55 – In light of the sharp decline in the number of infections of COVID.-19, it is possible to do without the mask starting from outdoor places: this is what the German Health Minister said Jens Spahn. “In the face of the decline in cases we should proceed step by step. A first step can be the end of the obligation of the protective mask in open places”, he told Funke Mediengruppe. “In regions where the incidence is particularly low this can also happen indoors. The indication remains this: in case of doubt it is better to wear a mask. Especially when traveling and in internal meetings”, he added.
10:27 – On the Open Days “there is a gigantic misunderstanding. In the first place the open day on the boys was done with Pfizer. Secondly, they have been a tool that has met with great success but “in which we have always respected the indications on the vaccines to be used.” The theme is to respect scientific indications “, said the president of the Lazio Region Nicola Zingaretti, a Rai News 24.
10:06 – The president of the Republic Sergio Mattarella spoke to Sky TG 24 On the occasion of World Blood Donor Day 2021:
“I wish to extend a warm greeting to the organizers and participants of this event promoted by the Italian Blood Volunteers Association, constantly engaged in raising awareness of donation. The chosen theme is dedicated to those who contribute with generosity and responsibility to spread the culture of giving. My thoughts are addressed to all women and men, and in particular to young people who, through the donation of blood, transmit a message of sharing and solidarity. Such an important event offers an opportunity to reflect and strengthen action, worldwide, of strengthening the founding values of our society. Especially in times of pandemics, the need to protect the life, health and rights of the community has become a global emergency. The events that have changed our life in this’ last year, however, they have not stopped the widespread and precious work of donors and voluntary associations that , despite the difficulties, they are committed to guaranteeing those life-saving therapies and interventions that would not have been possible without the donation of blood “.
09:42 – “The Indian variant is a big puzzle because the numbers they gave us at the beginning, on the presumption that it escapes the vaccine, were very confusing. And then the data seemed to be limited to a community, which instead is escaping. if it causes a form of flu or a serious illness … It is one of the famous variants that needs to be studied a lot right away and is the reason why it is necessary to massively sequence “. He said it Guido Rasi, former Ema director and consultant to the COVID-19 emergency commissioner Figliuolo, ad Agora its Rai 3, answering the question on the rise in infections in the United Kingdom.
09:18 – The origin of the COVID-19 epidemic “is a scientific question”. There China “it has always maintained an open and transparent attitude and has taken a leading role in the cooperation on its traceability with the WHO”. A spokesman for the Chinese embassy in London, in response to the final statement of the G7, objected that we must not “politicize”, but follow a work done in a “scientific, objective and fair way”, glossing over the request for a new investigation. “The China-WHO Expert Group has conducted research independently, writing independent reports, following WHO procedures and adopting scientific methods.”
09:00 – It has now been decided: in the face of an alarming growth in new COVID-19 cases caused by the Indian variant (or “delta”, as the WHO called it), British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will speak to the nation tonight for ask for more patience and will announce the postponement of four weeks in England of Freedom Day (June 21 was the date originally planned for the easing of each restriction). The UK recorded a further 7,490 cases yesterday, a 49% increase from last week and eight deaths. Scotland is also expected to move to level zero, the less stringent restrictions, on June 28, but Nicola Sturgeon is expected to provide an update on Tuesday.
08:40 – There are 42,245,192 doses of vaccine against COVID-19 administered in Italy, 92.3% of the total of those delivered, which are 45.745.907 so far. In detail, 30,651,132 Pfizer-BioNTech, 4,177,415 Moderna, 9,175,360 Vaxzevria (AstraZeneca) and 1,742,000 Janssen (J&J). The Italians who have completed the vaccination cycle are 14,070,044, equal to 25.93% of the population over 12. This is what we read in the online report of the extraordinary commissioner for the health emergency updated at 6:09 today.