Ireland will take new, stricter measures in the fight against the coronavirus, due to the increase in the number of infections. From Thursday, all pubs, restaurants and clubs will have to close at midnight, according to Irish television channel RTÉ.
From Friday, telecommuting will be recommended where possible. According to Irish media, Prime Minister Micheál Martin called on his compatriots to again limit their social contacts.
In recent days, the number of cases of Covid-19 infections in Ireland has increased sharply, as has the number of people infected and hospitalized in intensive care. In Ireland, almost 90% of residents over the age of 12 have been fully immunized.[display-posts orderby="rand"]