Covid-19 – Iran: ‘High-risk businesses will remain banned until the end of April’

‘From 11 April, the country’s medium sized and low-risk businesses can resume their activity, but high-risk businesses remain banned until the end of April’, Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani said on April 5. Iran is the Middle Eastern nation worst-affected by the coronavirus epidemic.

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In This Story: COVID-19

Covid-19 is the official WHO name given to the novel coronavirus which broke out in late 2019 and began to spread in the early months of 2020.

Symptoms of coronavirus

The main symptoms of coronavirus are:

  • a persistent new cough (non productive, dry)
  • a high temperature (e.g. head feels warm to the touch)
  • shortness of breath (if this is abnormal for the individual, or increased)

Latest News about Covid-19

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