Covid-19 Monthly Update July – 每月疫情更新2021年7月

Covid-19 Monthly Update July – 每月疫情更新2021年7月

Coronavirus COVID-19 Updates, News
I. Current situation On 19 July The Government has lifted the remaining Covid restrictions, social distancing, events and gatherings and travel in England.  Birmingham is one of the areas with high numbers of Indian/Delta variant cases There are 12 areas of England where the Delta variant is spreading quickly. Birmingham is on the list. The government says if you live in one of these areas you should read local Covid-19 information and advice. The Government remind residents to follow hands, face and space rules: washing hands regularly with soap and water for 20 seconds, and use sanitiser wear a face covering in busy places meet friends and family outside keep 2m (6ft) apart from people you don't live with II. Difference between NHS Covid-19 app and NHS app  The NHS COVID-19 app is the…
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WEEKLY UPDATE 23 OCTOBER 2020 – 每周疫情快讯 2020年10月23日

WEEKLY UPDATE 23 OCTOBER 2020 – 每周疫情快讯 2020年10月23日

Coronavirus COVID-19 Updates, News
Jobs & Business Support I: Job Support Scheme The new Job Support Scheme which replaces the Furlough Scheme on 1.11.2020 has been adjusted to give more help to businesses that employ staff. IA: Job Support Scheme Open - for businesses operating at reduced capacity IB: Job Support Scheme Closed - for businesses required to close  IC: Job Retention Bonus continues  One-off bonus £1k for each employee retained under the Job Support Scheme.  II: Self-employed grants  2 x  taxable grants based on 40% profits capped at £3,750 - covering start of November- end of January, and February-end of April. III: Business grants  Targeting hospitality, hotels/BBs and leisure industries. Grants between £934-£2,100 based on rateable value for each month in Tier 2. These grants can be backdated to August.  Tier 2 -…
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WEEKLY UPDATE 11 SEPTEMBER 2020 – 每周疫情快讯 2020年9月11日

WEEKLY UPDATE 11 SEPTEMBER 2020 – 每周疫情快讯 2020年9月11日

Coronavirus COVID-19 Updates, News
Weekly Update:  11th Sept 2020 Attention! From Tuesday 15th September, people living in Birmingham, Sandwell and Solihull may not make social calls to other people in their homes.  You may still enter people's homes to provide care, and you may still keep support bubbles. Read here Social gatherings of more than six people will be illegal in England from Monday 14th September, as the Government seeks to curb the rise in coronavirus cases. It will apply to gatherings indoors and outdoors – including private homes, as well as parks, pubs and restaurants. The new 6 person maximum restrictions will not apply to schools, workplaces or Covid-secure weddings, funerals and organised team sports. It will be enforced through a £100 fine if people fail to comply, doubling on each offence up…
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WEEKLY UPDATE 31 JULY 2020 – 每周疫情快讯 2020年7月31日

WEEKLY UPDATE 31 JULY 2020 – 每周疫情快讯 2020年7月31日

Coronavirus COVID-19 Updates, News
Welcome to our new edition of the weekly update. We hope you are finding these bulletins beneficial during these difficult times. Covid-19 statistics update: Of the deaths registered in Week 29, 295 mentioned “novel coronavirus (COVID-19)”, the lowest number of deaths involving COVID-19 in the last 17 weeks, accounting for 3.3% of all deaths in England and Wales.As of 9am on 30 July, there have been 15,738,735 tests (either processed or sent out) in the UK. Of these, 11,515,652 tests were processed in total.302,301 people have tested positive for coronavirusAs of Thursday 30 July 2020 at 6:49pm, of those tested positive for coronavirus in the UK, 45,999 have died across all settings.5222 total cases in Birmingham, approximately 458 per 100,000 people. (data from gov.uk, updated 30 July)2414 total deaths in…
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Covid-19: Essential information to help keep you and the community safe & well – 新冠病毒(Covid-19): 帮助您和社群保持安全的基本资讯

Covid-19: Essential information to help keep you and the community safe & well – 新冠病毒(Covid-19): 帮助您和社群保持安全的基本资讯

Coronavirus COVID-19 Updates, News
One of the key outputs for our BCC-funded BME Impact project is a booklet.  Our survey showed that respondents were primarily interested in 'the science', followed by guidance on reducing transmission,self-isolating and shielding.  We have therefore focused on these topics in the first edition of our booklet.  The topics in our second edition will be determined by issues that arise in our Online Group meetings as well as updated official guidance and key messages.  We welcome your comments on the booklet.  伯明翰华⼈社区疫情调研项目的一个重要组成部分是我们定期发布的一本小册子。在此前的问卷调查中,显示受访者最关注的几个方面包括:疫情的科学解释,如何减少病毒传播,政府对居家隔离和有关屏蔽保护的指南。因此,我们的第一版手册将重点关注这些主题。我们第二版手册的主题将取决于在线小组会议上大家讨论的内容,以及政府最新的官方指南和关键疫情信息。 我们欢迎您对小册子发表意见。 伯明翰華⼈社區疫情調研項目的一個重要組成部分是我們定期發布的一本小冊子。 在此前的 問卷調查中,顯示受訪者最關注的幾個方麵包括:疫情的科學解釋,如何減少病毒傳播,政府對居家隔離和有關屏蔽保護的指南。因此,我們的第一版手冊將重點關注這些主題。我們第二版手冊的主題將取決於在線小組會議上大家討論的內容,以及政府最新的官方指南和關鍵疫情信息。我們歡迎您對小冊子發表意見。 Booklet in English https://bit.ly/3fisdO6 Booklet in Simplified Chinese https://bit.ly/300U6nc Booklet in Traditional Chinese https://bit.ly/3fgPsIr Introduction 简介 In January 2020, a virus which had first been identified in Wuhan China began to take hold in the UK. By March, the coronavirus had spread at such a…
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WEEKLY UPDATE 29 JUNE 2020 – 每周疫情快讯 2020年6月29日

WEEKLY UPDATE 29 JUNE 2020 – 每周疫情快讯 2020年6月29日

Coronavirus COVID-19 Updates, News
Welcome to another edition of our weekly update.    As social distancing rules are easing in England from Saturday, please stay alert as the threat of coronavirus is "not over" yet. We should all do our best to combat the virus and protect the most vulnerable.  Covid-19 statistics update: The number of deaths registered in England and Wales mentioned “novel coronavirus (COVID-19)” in the week ending 19 June 2020 (Week 25) was 783, accounting for 8.4% of all deaths, the lowest number of deaths involving COVID-19 in the last 12 weeks. As of 9am on 1 July, there have been 9,662,051 tests, with 226,398 tests on 30 June. 313,483 people have tested positive.  As of 5pm on 30 June, of those tested positive for coronavirus, across all settings, 43,906 have…
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Weekly update 15 June 2020 –  每周疫情快讯 2020年6月15日

Weekly update 15 June 2020 – 每周疫情快讯 2020年6月15日

Coronavirus COVID-19 Updates, News
Welcome to your Friday round-up of this week’s Covid-19 related top stories and some insightful statistics. We hope you’re continuing to stay safe and positive in these challenging times. From must-read headlines to trending stories, we have handpicked them so you don’t miss what’s important from the past seven days.   Some useful statistics: The number of deaths involving COVID-19 continued to decrease across all English regions. The number of deaths involving COVID-19 registered in England and Wales in the week ending 5 June 2020 (Week 23) was 1,588, accounting for 14.8% of all deaths in that week, and 234 deaths lower than the previous week. People aged 90 years and over continued to have the highest number of COVID-19 deaths in Week 23. Of all deaths involving COVID-19 registered…
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