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Denmark recommends face masks on public transport

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Denmark recommends face masks on public transport Denmark recommends face masks on public transport Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Danish officials said Friday they were now recommending the use of face masks on public transport to curb the spread of COVID-19, just days after saying they did not “make sense in …

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    Swiss make masks compulsory on public transport

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    Swiss make masks compulsory on public transport Swiss make masks compulsory on public transport Credit: CC0 Public Domain Wearing a facemask on public transport will become compulsory, Switzerland said Wednesday, following a resurgence in COVID-19 cases in a country that had largely got the virus under control. The wealthy landlocked …

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      Face coverings to be mandated on public transport in England

      Face coverings to be mandated on public transport in England

      Face coverings to be mandated on public transport in England Face coverings to be mandated on public transport in England Social distancing guidelines on the floor by train departure information screens to help stop the spread of coronavirus in Waterloo station, London, Thursday, June 4, 2020. Waterloo station, which is …

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        Asia’s public transport systems limit social distancing

        Asia’s public transport systems limit social distancing

        Asia’s public transport systems limit social distancing Asia’s public transport systems limit social distancing by Crispin C. Maslog, SciDev.Net Crowded train station in the Philippines. Social distancing will need to be factored in public transport systems because of COVID-19. Credit: PXFuel Crowded public transport systems preclude social distancing in post-COVID-19 …

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          Paris region cuts public transport further in virus fight

          Paris region cuts public transport further in virus fight 2

          Credit: CC0 Public Domain Metro and rail services in Paris and its suburbs will be cut to a minimum as part of the nationwide coronavirus lockdown, officials said Wednesday. Both Paris transport operator RATP and national rail group SNCF have already sharply reduced services since the home self-confinement orders came …

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            Ukraine reserves public transport for vital workers

            Ukraine reserves public transport for vital workers 3

            Ukraine on Monday limited public transport in Kiev to essential workers as part of new measures to prevent of the spread of the coronavirus. Ukraine has recorded 73 cases of COVID-19, and three deaths, with most cases centralised in the capital. Public transport is reserved for workers vital to Kiev’s …

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              Russia issues public transport warning over coronavirus

              Russia issues public transport warning over coronavirus 4

              Russia on Tuesday recommended against hugging, handshakes and taking public transport during rush hour as part of sweeping measures aimed at preventing the spread of the coronavirus. There are 20 confirmed cases of the deadly virus in Russia, despite the country taking unprecedented steps to control its spread, including closing …

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                China expands transport ban to 13 cities, 41 mln affected

                China expands transport ban to 13 cities, 41 mln affected 5

                China on Friday added four more cities to a transport ban around the epicentre of a deadly virus, restricting the movement of some 41 million people in 13 cities as authorities scramble to control the disease. Officials in Xianning, Xiaogan, Enshi and Zhijiang cities—all located in central Hubei province where …

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