Tag Archives: quarantine

Weekly tests for quarantine workers

Acting chief medical officer professor Paul Kelly has announced weekly coronavirus tests for hotel quarantine workers around the country, after South Australia was forced into lockdown. SA is the second state to be affected by breaches in the system, with Victoria only recently emerging from its deadly second wave, which originated in quarantine hotels. Premier… Read More »

Sydney quarantine hotel evacuated

A medi-hotel housing repatriated Australians is being evacuated after the hotel failed an audit. The NSW Government is moving the 366 people, who are required to quarantine for 14 days, out of the Travelodge Hotel in central Sydney to other quarantine facilities. Police officers and military personnel have been seen ushering travellers outside the hotel… Read More »

Coronavirus live updates: Three members of White House task force to enter some form of quarantine

This is CNBC’s live blog covering all the latest news on the coronavirus outbreak. This blog will be updated throughout the day as the news breaks. Global cases: More than 4 million Global deaths: More than 279,300 Most cases reported: United States (over 1.3 million), Spain (over 223,500), Italy (over 218,200), United Kingdom (over 216,500), Russia (over… Read More »

Coronavirus: More to leave quarantine as cruise Britons isolate

Dozens of evacuees from a coronavirus-hit cruise ship have begun their two-week quarantine in the UK as more than 100 others rescued from China prepare to be released from isolation. Those evacuated from the Diamond Princess ship in Japan will spend 14 days at Arrowe Park Hospital in Wirral. Meanwhile Britons previously evacuated from the… Read More »