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    • Covid-19 Green Pass will be mandatory for all workers in Italy

      Covid-19 Green Pass will be mandatory for all workers in Italy

      The Italian government approved on Thursday some of the strictest anti-Covid measures in the world, making it obligatory for all workers either to show proof of vaccination, a negative test or recent recovery from infection, Reuters reported. The new rules will come into force on 15 October in the latest effort by PM Mario Draghi's broad coalition to persuade people to get inoculated and blunt contagion in one of the countries worst-hit by the virus.

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    • Italy tightens requirement for Covid Green Pass

      Italy tightens requirement for Covid Green Pass

      The Italian government of PM Mario Draghi on Thursday announced it would tighten requirements for proof of vaccination in the education and care sectors, news wires reported. Anyone entering schools or universities, including parents and non-teaching staff, will from 10 October have to provide a "green pass," which shows proof of vaccination, recovery from or a negative test for Covid-19.

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    • Bars, restaurants in Italy can check IDs to verify Green Pass

      Bars, restaurants in Italy can check IDs to verify Green Pass

      Italy's Interior Ministry released on Wednesday a circular letter clarifying how the rules of the Green Pass vaccine passport should be applied, saying bars and restaurants will be able to ask people to show ID to prove their Green Pass is valid in some cases, ANSA reported. As of 6 August, the scope of the Green Pass has been expanded and it is now necessary for a range of activities, including to be able to sit inside bars and restaurants.

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    • Italians protest against Covid Green pass

      Italians protest against Covid Green pass

      Protests were held in a number of Italian cities on Saturday against the introduction of new measures requiring proof of coronavirus status to attend indoor events and for teachers, AFP reported. More than 1,000 people gathered in Piazza del Popolo in central Rome shouting "No Green Pass!" and "Freedom!".

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    • Italy tightens Covid rules, teachers and university students need health pass

      Italy tightens Covid rules, teachers and university students need health pass

      Italy's cabinet of PM Mario Draghi on Thursday decided to make the coronavirus health pass mandatory for teachers as well as passengers on public transport, including domestic flights, ferries and long-distance trains, news wires reported. The Green Pass, which is an extension of the EU's digital Covid certificate, will already be required from Friday to enter cinemas, museums and indoor sports venues, or eat indoors at restaurants.

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