Romaniapress.com

July 3, 2020

HealthMin Tataru: If necessary, we will extend state of alert
Jul 3, 2020

HealthMin Tataru: If necessary, we will extend state of alert.

Minister of Health Nelu Tataru stated on Friday that presently there is no danger of a state of emergency being imposed, but, if necessary, the state of alert will be extended. "There have been three weeks of constant increase in the number of cases. (...) To the extent that this evolution allows us, we will continue with relaxations, including those restaurants, we had discussions yesterday [e.n. - Thursday], together with Mr. Prime Minister, with those in the hospitality industry, today a working group has been established exactly for those measures and application norms in view of reopening restaurants. (...) If the evolution allows for it, we will have these relaxations, if the evolution does not allow for it, we will not have these relaxations. If it's necessary, we will have a prolongation of the state of alert. (...) At this moment, we do not have this danger of the state of emergency, we are managing the case count and we are thinking of the evolution until July 15 to see if it's necessary to extend the state of alert or not," said Tataru at the Victoria Palace. The minister also referred to asymptomatic patients, stating that their evaluation is conducted by the attending physician. "That attending physician also has to assume his decision when he discharges or doesn't discharge the patient. A discharge on request can be made if the doctor and the patient take responsibility for that discharge. (...) The isolation recommendation must exist, and if the discharged patient takes responsibility for that discharge, knowing he is testing positive, and later an epidemiological inquiry incriminates him, then he fall under the art. 352 of the Penal Code," the Health Minister warned. In what regards the secondment of medical staff, Tataru said that in the state of alert it is carried out with the agreement of the employer and the employee. "All throughout the state of emergency we could conduct the secondment, during the state of alert only with the agreement of the person involved and the employer. If this secondment doesn't exist, we will adapt by transferring or managing the medical activity where we have this personnel," said Tataru. The statements were made after a working meeting of Prime Minister Ludovic Orban with the ministers and head of institutions with control tasks in the context of the COVID-19 crisis. AGERPRES (RO - author: Roberto Stan, editor: Georgiana Tanasescu; EN - author: Razvan-Adrian Pandea, editor: Simona Iacob)

[Read the article in Agerpres]
 
 
SEE ALSO IN ROMANIAN NEWSPAPERS

CEZ In Exclusive Talks With Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets To Sell Romanian Operations Czech utility group CEZ has entered into exclusive talks with Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets (MIRA), world's largest infrastructure asset manager, to sell its Romanian operations, within a transaction worth nearly EUR1 billion, one of the largest in the energy sector in the past (...)

Gov't to approve measures for employees and employers; budgetary impact 2.5 billion lei The Government is about to adopt a package of measures at the Friday meeting to help employees and employers facing problems with their contracts, business turnover. The measures will be adopted through an emergency ordinance aimed to support employees and employers, the context of the (...)

Heatwave, thermal discomfort to grip Romania through Friday Scorching heat and thermal discomfort will persist throughout Romania today and tomorrow, when highs will go up as much as 37 degrees Celsius, according to the forecast of the National Weather Administration (ANM). According to meteorologists, in the southern and eastern parts on August 7 and (...)

Prosecutors seize assets of Romanian media group owner Prosecutors of the Romanian Directorate for Investigating Organized Crime and Terrorism (DIICOT) seized the assets of local businessman Cristian Burci, the owner of a media group including Prima TV and Adevarul daily, G4media.ro reported. ___STEADY_PAYWALL___ Burci has been under (...)

Telekom Romania reports robust EBITDA rise in Q2 Telekom Romania reported its earnings before taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) reached EUR 36.2 million in the second quarter of the year, 25.7% more than in the same period last year. ___STEADY_PAYWALL___ "The year-on-year increase in EBITDA for the third consecutive quarter (...)

RO agri company Holde invests in farm management startup Holde Agri Invest, the first agricultural company to be listed on the Bucharest Stock Exchange (BVB), announced a strategic partnership with AgroCity, a local technology company that has developed software to help farmers manage all their data and activities. ___STEADY_PAYWALL___ "Agriculture (...)

Bank economists start to sweeten their estimates on Romania's economic decline Austrian group Erste bank revised its estimate for the decline of Romania's seasonally adjusted GDP in the second quarter of this year (Q2) compared to the first quarter from 15.2% to 10.8% after recently published figures surpassed expectations. ___STEADY_PAYWALL___ This means that Romania's (...)

 

Romaniapress.com : all romanian news. Copyright © DIRECTWAY | News RSS |