Vienna, Nov 1 (IANS) Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz has announced that a second lockdown will come into force in the country starting from Tuesday until the end of this month, in an effort to contain the Covid-19 pandemic from further spreading.
Austria will enact a gradual easing of its coronavirus lockdown measures next week, which would make it the first EU country to take steps toward normalization, Chancellor Sebastian Kurz announced Monday. At a government press conference, Kurz said the country could expect some sort of "resurrection after Easter," with non-essential shops Coronavirus strikes Italy: Austria blocks ALL trains crossing the border after THREE people die and more than 150 fall ill in outbreak - as Venice carnival is cancelled and Armani fashion show is What you need to know about Austria's new lockdown measures Austria. General. Austria's coronavirus stamps made from toilet paper go on sale Austria. General. Austrian police call for coronavirus denier protests to be banned Austria. General. With a dose of morbid humour, Viennese look death in the eye. 17 hours ago Officials say at least one person was killed and 15 others wounded in Vienna after multiple gunmen opened fire on people enjoying a last evening out before lockdown in the Austrian capital VIENNA 11 hours ago The rampage comes on the last evening before Austria goes into lockdown, with bars and restaurants in the country closed from midnight tonight. Shocking footage showing a man carrying an assault rifle sprinting through the streets of Vienna and firing off shots was shared on social media, though it is unclear if he is the gunman behind the attack. The governments of Austria, Denmark and Italy have all begun easing lockdown restrictions, allowing certain segments of the workforce to return to work in a staggered manner, in a bid to revive the countries’ ailing economies.
2 days ago Austria imposed a second lockdown after the coronavirus pandemic got out of control in the past two weeks, with the government surrendering as its plan to make do with lighter, targeted measures Austria began relaxing its lockdown measures on April 14. Author: Seerat Chabba . France. Restrictions in place until May 11. The French government announced a strict nationwide lockdown on March 17 hours ago Officials say at least one person was killed and 15 others wounded in Vienna after multiple gunmen opened fire on people enjoying a last evening out before lockdown in the Austrian capital VIENNA 2 days ago Coronavirus: Austria imposes second COVID-19 lockdown, curfew A health care worker performs a fast PCR test at a test center of Confidence laboratory in Vienna. (Reuters) Austria will soon start reducing its measures to tackle the spread of coronavirus, by allowing some non-essential stores to reopen. Is lockdown ending in Austria? Social distancing measures are still in place in Austria but are starting to be gradually relaxed. DIY stores, garden centres and small shops will be allowed to open as of Tuesday.
Austria relaxes coronavirus lockdown measures When Chancellor Sebastian Kurz announced the plan it caused a great deal of excitement — but this is the first step in a long process, experts say. 6 hours ago According to The Associated Press, the shooting began about 8 p.M. Local time as many people dined outside at restaurants ahead of a new coronavirus lockdown, Austrian … 16 hours ago – Austria announces 4-week partial lockdown starting Tuesday – Youths kick furniture at Austrian church, no one hurt – Austria probe points to mistakes in early virus response “All these bars have tables outside. This evening is the last evening before the lockdown,” he added. “As of midnight, all bars and restaurants will be closed Some lucky Australians this weekend emerged, blinking in the sun, after more than a month in lockdown. Gary Nunn reports on that first celebration once out of lockdown. With cases of Covid-19 Austria will further loosen its precautionary lockdown measures to allow churches to reopen in the country as of 15 May. The Secretary-General of the Austrian Catholic Bishops’ Conference, Fr. Peter Schipka confirmed the news, following an announcement by Austrian Prime Minister, Sebastian Kurz. While "lockdown" isn't a technical term used by public-health officials,... On June 5, borders with Germany, Austria, and Hungary reopened. France reopened bars, restaurants, and cafes. 2 days ago In Austria, a mass lockdown kicks off on November 3, with a curfew in place from 8pm to 6am every night until December. All restaurants, bars and cafes will be closed except for the delivery and takeaway services. Theaters, museums and gyms, as well as kindergartens and primary schools, will also close, while high schools and universities will 20 hours ago Lockdowns are being implemented across Europe as authorities seek to flatten a rise in coronavirus cases. Germany goes into partial lockdown today while England and Austria …
Austria allowed thousands of shops to reopen on Tuesday as it became one of the first countries in Europe to loosen a lockdown imposed to slow the spread of the coronavirus, Reuters reports 2 days ago (Bloomberg) -- Austria imposed a second lockdown after the coronavirus pandemic got out of control in the past two weeks, with the government surrendering as its plan to make do with lighter, targeted measures failed to stem the surge. 2 days ago Austria announces four-week partial lockdown starting Tuesday Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz speaks during a press conference behind plexiglass shields at … 13 hours ago After a first lockdown in the spring that kept infections under control, Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz on Saturday announced a nighttime curfew and ordered cafes, bars and restaurants to … Austria's government will impose a second "partial lockdown" for November, forcing restaurants to close but allowing the retail and services sector to remain open. A night curfew from 8pm London — Austrian energy group OMV has seen signs of an uptick in road fuel demand over the last week, but expects a slow recovery to normal consumption this year even as the country lifts its coronavirus lockdown, CEO Rainer Seele said Wednesday. France's lockdown will last until December 1 at "minimum," according to Macron. German restaurants, bars and clubs will also be closed in order to "avoid a national health emergency," according to 2 days ago Austria imposed a second lockdown after the coronavirus pandemic got out of control in the past two weeks, with the government surrendering as its plan to make do with lighter, targeted measures Austria will ease its lockdown measures on May 1, Austrian Health Minister Rudolf Anschober announced on Tuesday. "We can let these lockdown measures run out. We don't have to continue them from today's point of view and judging by today's figures," He said during a press conference in Vienna. Austria followed Spain in slowly reopening some sectors, while US President Donald Trump said in his country -- the worst hit by far — numbers were "plateauing". Italy also allowed some business to resume, though a nationwide lockdown remained in place, keeping many in their homes.
Austria came close to a standstill on Tuesday as it faced a second day of major restrictions on public life due to coronavirus, with Vienna Airport operating at a bare minimum, rail transport down 14 hours ago Terrorists have struck in Vienna the night before the city was due to go into a second coronavirus lockdown. At least one person is dead and more than a … 2 days ago Vienna, Nov 1 (IANS) Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz has announced that a second lockdown will come into force in the country starting from Tuesday until the end of this month, in an effort to contain the Covid-19 pandemic from further spreading. “You know we are seeing an intense second wave all over Europe,” Xinhua news agency quoted Kurz as saying at a press conference on … Police in Australia arrested a 28-year-old woman on Wednesday for publishing a Facebook post that promotes an anti-lockdown protest in the country’s state of Victoria. Footage of the arrest was Austrian President Apologises For Violating Lockdown Rule, Says 'missed The Time' Austrian President Alexander Van der Bellen on May 24 apologised for staying at a restaurant beyond the country’s COVID-19-related closing time of 11pm. 1 day ago Following you will find an overview of the most important elements of the second Austrian lockdown, respectively the new COVID-19 protective measures regulation, which will be valid from November 3, 2020: Exit restrictions. Leaving your own private living area is prohibited between 20.00 and 6.00 o'clock in the morning. Austria will take further steps to ease its lockdown on Friday, allowing events with up to 10 people and instructing the public they no longer need a specific reason to leave home, the government
Lockdown to save the winter season? Hotelier divides the country! Christian Harisch receives a lot of criticism for his approach to a “lockdown light”, but also receives approval: “Otherwise the industry is dead,” says another hotelier. A small, invisible virus is putting Austria… The gradual relaxing of the coronavirus lockdown in Austria is set to start with the opening of “non-essential” stores of under 400 square meters as well as hardware stores and garden centers. Austrian shopping malls and hairdressers are going to reopen on May 1, while restaurants and hotels will have to stay shut until mid-May at the