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. There are 2,275 infections out of 149,958 swabs carried out, while the victims in the last 24 hours are 51. The positivity rate is 1.5%. Vocegiallorossa.it will update you LIVE with all the main news.
19:30 – Over the weekend the local police officers of Roma Capitale found over 70 offenses, including several for violation of the Covid contagion prevention rules, and closed 2 minimarkets who had already been warned in the past for selling alcohol beyond the allowed time. The patrols carried out numerous checks for road safety and compliance with anti-Covid measures, especially in the nightlife areas. Some streets have been temporarily closed such as Largo degli Osci in San Lorenzo and some squares in the Trastevere area where the formation of gatherings prevented compliance with the rules on contagion. “Let’s start again, but always with responsibility, keeping our attention high”, declares the mayor Virginia Raggi.
19:00 – At least 5,500 human lives have been spared in Israel thanks to Pfizer vaccines. The administrator of the pharmaceutical company said so, Albert Bourla, to Prime Minister Benyamin Netanyahu in a congratulatory message “for a vaccination campaign that went beyond my expectations”. “You have done an amazing job mobilizing your health system“, he added.” It was the best campaign in the world. “According to Pfizer figures, today 57% of Israelis are fully vaccinated.” About 159,000 infections, 25,000 hospitalizations and 5,500 deaths have been prevented “. In Israel, 6,148 people died from Covid.
18:30 – Alcohol should be avoided in the days close to the Covid-19 vaccination: is the recommendation of Italian Society of Alcoholism (SIA), suggested by what recently happened in the Messina vaccination center, where an attempt was made to bring young people closer to vaccination through the offer of craft beer. “The Italian Society of Alcoholism and the Alcohol Observatory of the Istituto Superiore di Sanità (ISS) have been recommending for several months not to consume alcohol in the days before and after the vaccination.“, notes the scientific society in a note.” The recommendation – observes the national president of Sia, Gianni Testino – is to refrain from alcohol consumption at least 15 days before and 15 days after each vaccination, or at least not to exceed the dosages that fall into the low risk “, equal to” one alcohol unit per day “.
18:00 – Today’s bulletin: there are 2,275 infections out of 149,958 swabs carried out, while the victims in the last 24 hours are 51. The positivity rate is 1.5%.
16:52 – Record weekend on the administration of vaccine anti-Covid in Italy. For the second consecutive day, 600,000 injections were achieved within 24 hours. This is what emerges from the still partial update of yesterday’s data, according to which the inoculations were 598,582, but the number is destined to grow further in the next few hours. On Friday, the all-time record of 607 thousand vaccinations was recorded.
16:13 – Two free tampons per week per family to obtain the green pass: this is the proposal of the Undersecretary of Health, Pierpaolo sileri, which in the transmission of Rai 1 Sunday in he said that soon the green pass, currently in paper format, “will soon become a computerized reality thanks to an application”
15:27 – “On this day there are many important and symbolic things together. It is another step for the restart of the country that wants to return to normal after going through a difficult period in which people, communities, institutions have fought and in the end we are starting to see a positive season ahead of us for which we will still have to work hard “. This was stated by the Minister of Cultural Heritage, Dario Franceschini, intervening before the departure of the maiden voyage of the historic train between Florence and Ravenna dedicated to the 700th anniversary of the death of Dante Alighieri
14:46 – “I recently held a meeting with the director general of prevention of the ministry, I pointed out that if we have a green pass we have to believe it. It must give us access to greater freedom. We will have to get to a point as soon as possible that you can also dance in disco if you have a green pass. I don’t see how much risk there is if you dance with all people vaccinated, or buffered or cured. We use this green pass “. The Undersecretary of Health said so Pierpaolo Sileri speaking on Domenica In on Raiuno.
14:05 – Over 763 million doses of vaccines have been administered across the country up to yesterday China, as declared today by the National Health Commission.
13:38 – From tomorrow one in five Italians (20%) in the white zone for a total of 11.6 million people with the minimum level of restrictions. This is what emerges from the analysis of Coldiretti in reference to the passage in white of Abruzzo, Liguria, Veneto and Umbria which join Sardinia, Molise and Friuli which had had the change of color last week.
12:53 – “In the vaccination plan, this population is defined as the second pillar. After securing most of the vulnerable people over 60 – and unfortunately a number of them have not yet made an appointment, it is not known if due to logistical difficulties or lack willingness to do so – it is essential to protect adolescents and young people otherwise the virus will never be completely knocked out “. To say it Guido Rasi, until last November at the head of the EMA and since March consultant to the emergency commissioner Figliuolo, in an interview with Corriere della Sera.
12:25 – From tomorrow, after the lessons in Emilia Romagna, Marche, Veneto and Molise, the eighth grade exams for about 570 thousand students who, unlike last year, will be in attendance. For 1 in 4 the tests will start after the end of the lessons, but the wait will be short since for the other 55% the exams will start the week after, that is from June 14th.
11:55 – The Delta variant coronavirus, first discovered in India a few months ago, is “40% more transmissible”. British Health Minister Matt Hancock told the Bbc.
11:28 – I’m 37.272.104 the doses of vaccine against Covid-19 administered in Italy, 89.7% of the total delivered, which so far are 41,987,609.
10:50 – 62 COVID-19 patients are hospitalized at Spallanzani in Rome, 4 fewer than yesterday. In intensive care there are 10 hospitalized, the number unchanged. To date, 2,772 patients have been discharged or transferred. This was announced by the health management.
10:25 – More than 24 thousand new fixed-term contracts until 2026, for super-experts, professionals, executives and competition winners, but also young apprentices, to be ready to monitor and implement the national recovery and resilience plan. Also on the program “awards” to public employees
10:04 – The proceeds tripled in the first weekend of reopening even indoors in the approximately 360 thousand Italian bars, restaurants, pizzerias and farmhouses that can finally set all the available seats, outdoors and indoors, to the advantage of the entire supply chain with unsold food and wines after the long stop and go. This is what emerges from an analysis of the Coldiretti underlining that this is a turning point that raises the total supply of seats at the table available to citizens and tourists along the Peninsula to over 7 million, guaranteeing indoor protection even where bad weather has hit.
09:41 – There have been over 20 thousand doses of COVID-19 vaccine administered in the last 24 hours in Calabria. The data emerges from the latest government report, in which Calabria rises to 17th position on a national scale in the ratio between doses administered and delivered (yesterday it was 18th). In the latest survey, updated this morning, Calabria stood at 87.8%, better than Sardinia, Lazio, the Autonomous Province of Trento and Valle d’Aosta, even if other regions are close, while the national average is 89.7%. Overall, 1,137,624 vaccines have so far been administered in Calabria (yesterday there were 1,117,495 vaccines) out of 1,295,520 delivered. In Calabria from yesterday until tomorrow the “Vaccinarsi: a sign of maturity” campaign is open, an open weekend dedicated to high school students and teachers.
09:21 – Gives Ryan Reynolds and his wife Blake Lively a Sean Penn, gives Naomi Watts a Sharon Stone, gives Stephen King a Jane Fonda: in the United States there are many famous people who have received the drug against coronavirus and, urging fans to do the same, have shared on Instagram e Twitter their experience. The appeal also comes from some Italian VIPs including Chiara Ferragni.
09:00 – From Friday 11 June on the portal salutelazio.it Vaccine bookings will also be available from general practitioners.
08:40 – Abruzzo, Liguria, Umbria and Veneto from 7 June they will be added to Sardinia, Molise and Friuli, already in the lowest risk range (white) from 31 May. This was decided by the Minister of Health Roberto Speranza, who will sign the ordinance on the same day, based on the weekly monitoring data. By June 21, all of Italy could be white, excluding Valle d’Aosta.