Day: April 4, 2021


Portugal to introduce spa therapy for Covid-19 survivors

  The Portuguese Thermal Association will “soon” introduce new therapies aimed at helping patients who survived Covid-19 recover and rehabilitate.  The Secretary General of the Portuguese Spa Association (ATP), João Pinto Barbosa, said during the introduction of the new Termas Porto e Norte de Portugal brand “Wellnessbinar”, that Portugal’s thermal network is preparing to restart […]

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Spain: Fears of COVID-19’s fourth wave loom amid ICU cases rise

  As Spain once again enters the high-risk situation defined by the coronavirus alert system, the fourth wave of panic in Spain is looming.      Under this kind of traffic light system, when the 14-day incidence rate exceeds 150, the 7-day incidence rate exceeds 75, and the occupancy rate of the intensive care unit […]

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Italy bans cruise ships from Venice lagoon

  Culture Minister Dario Franceschini said on Thursday that cruise ships have completely stopped landing in central Venice due to the government’s approval of a decree.  The decree approved on Wednesday said plans for cruise ship berths outside the Venice Lagoon must be developed and implemented. At the same time, large ships will continue to […]

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France: COVID-19 intensive care patients numbers rise despite lockdown

  France reported on Saturday that as the country entered its third national lockdown to help with the pandemic, there are 5273 people in the intensive care unit (ICU) of COVID-19, an increase of 19 people from the previous day.    The government has been trying to limit new coronavirus cases through curfews and regional […]

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