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English20/03/2020

SRNA News Roundup /IV/ - March 20, 2020

 

REPUBLIKA SRPSKA

 

BANJALUKA, MARCH 20 /SRNA/ - Another 14 persons tested positive for the coronavirus in Republika Srpska, bringing a total number of infections to 59, Minister of Health and Social Welfare Alen Šeranić said. “They are all in home isolation and have mild symptoms. They are eight men and six women. Five men are middle-aged, three are of younger age, three women are middle-aged, one is older and two are of younger age. Eleven of them are from Banjaluka, one each is from Derventa, Čelinac and Gradiška,” Šeranić told a press conference.

BANJALUKA, MARCH 20 /SRNA/ - The HQ for Emergency Situations of Republika Srpska gave an explanation of the term “consumer goods” saying that personal hygiene products and indoor hygiene products are also included.

BANJALUKA, MARCH 20 /SRNA/ - The Steering Board of the Republika Srpska Banking Agency today made a decision on provisional measures aimed at mitigating the negative economic effects of the coronavirus outbreak according to which banks can approve clients special measures, such as moratorium, that is, a delay in the payment of loans and interest rates.

ZVORNIK, MARCH 20 /SRNA/ - Five hundred and fifty-two persons are under medical supervision of the Zvornik Health Center and two persons were tested for the coronavirus and are waiting for results, Zvornik Mayor Zoran Stevanović said.

EAST SARAJEVO, MARCH 20 /SRNA/ - Containers have been put up in front of the Serbia Hospital where basic examinations will be conducted as of next week in order to prevent the coronavirus entry into the hospital and to protect medical staff and patients, Hospital director Nebojša Šešlija told Srna.


BiH

SARAJEVO, MARCH 20 /SRNA/ - Minister of Foreign Affairs in the Council of Ministers Bisera Turković has told Srna that we can expect next week assistance from China in the procurement of ventilators and other medical equipment necessary in the fight against the coronavirus in BiH.

SARAJEVO, MARCH 20 /SRNA/ - Security Minister in the Council of Ministers Fahrudin Radončić says that his Ministry, assisted by UNDP, enabled the Republika Srpska and FBiH Governments to buy 50,000 coronavirus tests in the next few days.

SARAJEVO, MARCH 20 /SRNA/ - 90% of the 326 companies which in the past seven days filled in the questionnaire forms have difficulties in business operations caused by the coronavirus pandemic, show preliminary data from a poll by the BiH Chamber of Foreign Trade.

PODGORICA, MARCH 20 /SRNA/ - Ambassador of BiH to Montenegro Branimir Jukić has told Srna that not a single BiH citizen in Montenegro has been infected with the coronavirus.


FEDERATION OF BiH

SARAJEVO, MARCH 20 /SRNA/ - Persons younger than 18 and older than 65 are banned from moving around in the Federation of BiH /FBiH/, this is the latest order issued today by the FBiH Civil Protection HQ due to the coronavirus pandemic.

SARAJEVO, MARCH 20 /SRNA/ - Federal sanitary inspectors at border crossings have so far issued 10,208 orders on medical supervision, that is, on placing persons in isolation for 14 days, director of the FBiH Inspection Administration Anis Ajdinović said today.


SERBIA

BELGRADE, MARCH 20 /SRNA/ - Serbian Prime Minister Ana Brnabić says that the Government will introduce even more restrictive measures aimed at containing the coronavirus and fighting for every human life, noting that state bodies have drafted a detailed, clear and precise plan of action.

BELGRADE, MARCH 20 /SRNA/ - The EU today approved EUR 7.5 million of aid to Serbia for strengthening capacities and supporting activities in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic, reports Tanjug.

BELGRADE, MARCH 20 /SRNA/ - Chinese President Xi Jinping sent a letter to Serbian President Aleksandar Vučić in which he, on behalf of the Chinese people and on his personal behalf, expressed sympathy with the leadership and people of Serbia regarding the coronavirus epidemics, wishing that it be put under control and that those who are sick recover quickly. /end/sg