Ford said. Ford says the bans public events of over 50 people, including parades and services inside places of worship. In addition, all restaurants, bars, churches, schools, day care centres, and theatres, including cinemas, have been ordered to close until March 31.
All mass gatherings will be banned and only essential services including supermarkets, banks, gas stations and pharmacies will be allowed to stay open. "I pray that you would continue to be strong and gallant in fulfilling your duty to ensure the safety and prosperity of this country's people". All businesses, religious premises and schools are to be closed.
Miller canceled classes through March 23 to allow faculty time to develop plans for online classes, and spring break is scheduled for March 23 to 29. We will continue to prioritize the most vulnerable among us and do everything we can to safeguard the health and wellness of our university staff, students and surrounding communities.
Trudeau's emphasis on listening to experts and taking an evidence-based response to the exceptional challenges presented by COVID-19", says CMA President Dr. Trudeau also urged Canadians who are travelling overseas to come home while it's safe to do so. The number of infected jumped to 407 from the 341 reported at 9 a.m.
The exchange comes at a time of high tensions between the USA and China on a range of issues - from trade and human rights to China's military muscle flexing in the South China Sea. "We are very angry and strongly oppose it [the tweet]". President Donald Trump has flat-out rejected any suggestion that the USA military was in any way involved in the spread of the new coronavirus.
Mr Johnson said the coronavirus was spreading in London faster than in other parts of the United Kingdom, with the capital several weeks closer to the peak of the pandemic than elsewhere. "You would anticipate that this could have a dramatic effect to reduce the peak and to reduce death rates", he said. "At some point it may be necessary to think about things like school closures ", he said.