Widely known for their legalisation of marijuana, many Dutch citizens were seen queuing up outside "coffee shops", which are also known to be dispensaries for marijuana, to stockpile on their stash before the government initiates a lockdown.
The new measures followed a meeting of the Dutch government with the Dutch Federation of Medical Specialists, hospital organizations and the Netherlands National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM).
The restrictions will remain in place until at least April 6, Education Minister Arie Slob said in a press conference.
Coronavirus : la Bourse de Paris s'écroule à l'ouverture
L'indice Empire State d'activité manufacturière établi par la Fed de New York est tombé à un plus bas de 11 ans à -21,5 en mars. La monnaie japonaise faiblissait aussi face à l'euro , qui s'échangeait pour 119,30 yens contre 118,65 yens la veille.
"It has become clear that it is impossible for many schools to remain open as many teachers were already sick at home and because of safety risks, therefore we have chose to close all schools and day care centres", he said. 'Do not hoard, it's not necessary there is enough to go around, ' Slob said. The closures also affected the country's famed marijuana-selling coffee shops, sparking panic buying of pot before the coffee shops closed Sunday evening.
A large portion of the Dutch population will contract coronavirus in the coming months, Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte cautioned on Monday, appealing to the country to pull together in the face of hard times to come.
Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte warned in a televised address to the nation Monday that most residents would get coronavirus, but he ruled out a full lockdown like other European countries.
Meanwhile, Democratic candidate Bernie Sanders also confirmed that he will pick a female running mate for vice president. In Arizona, Governor Doug Ducey said state and Democratic Party officials agreed that the primary should go on.
Mwalimu said the woman later felt sick while she was in her hotel in Arusha city and went to Arusha region's Mount Meru Hospital. Mwalimu said the patient was responding well to treatment but she could not reveal where the patient has been admitted to.
Discussions are already underway on these key pillars. "They're working together very well with the House", President Trump said . Under pressure to quickly pass legislation helping American families cope with the rapidly spreading coronavirus outbreak, U.S.
Sterling fell to its lowest against the USA dollar since October while Johnson was speaking, down two thirds of a cent on the day. The Society of London Theatre, which represents the West End, said theatres would close from Monday night until further notice.
In Bengaluru , six positive Covid-19 patients are in isolated observation, including the eighth case which surfaced on Monday . The number of coronavirus cases in the country rose to 125 on Tuesday after fresh cases were reported from several states.
Khorasan Razavi province, home to the holy Shiite city of Mashhad, was not among the reported provinces with fresh cases. It has since shut schools, postponed cultural and sports events and discouraged travel ahead of the New Year holidays.
An increase from the 47% of league revenues given to the players, with that percentage dependent on the length of the season. Practice squads will increase from 10 to 12 players immediately, and will increase to 14 players by 2022.
Si la population est invitée à limiter ses déplacements et à rester confinée, il sera possible de continuer à faire ses courses. Il a également confirmé le report des charges fiscales et sociales de mars tout en annonçant leur annulation éventuelle.
Oil prices jump as recent sharp falls draw investors
Federal Reserve made on its benchmark interest rate during the second emergency meeting it held in a month to support the economy. Brent's premium to WTI is close to its narrowest since 2016, making USA crude oil uncompetitive in global markets.
Kuwait mosques amend call to prayer to curb coronavirus
Israel's Chief Rabbinate said last week that Jewish worshippers should not come to the Western Wall or pray en masse there. Kuwait confirmed 20 new cases in the past 24 hours, reporting a total of 100 to yesterday, state news agency Kuna said.