Italy divided as mandatory workplace COVID pass looms

Italy divided as mandatory workplace COVID pass looms

ROME, Oct 13 (Reuters) – COVID-19 health passes will be mandatory for all workers in Italy from Friday, a measure that some politicians, unions and businesses fear will cause shortages and disruptions rather than boost inoculations and output as the government hopes.Prime Minister Mario Draghi’s cabinet approved the rule – one of the world’s strictest … Read more

Italian Covid bereaved want inquiry extended beyond early outbreak | Italy

Relatives of coronavirus victims in Italy are pushing for a full public inquiry into the government’s handling of the pandemic as documents from the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) show the first Covid-19 cases registered in 16 European countries originated from Italy.Italy was the first western country to report an outbreak and … Read more