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IRELAND

26,838

Total Cases

1,774

Total Deaths

23,364

Total Recovered

1,700

Total Active Cases

+1

New Deaths

+37

New Cases


via grandinmedia.ca08/11/2020

COVID forces Irish pilgrimage to close Aug. 15 to discourage crowds - Grandin Media

“Father Richard Gibbons, rector at Knock, has appealed to people not to travel to Knock on 15th August as the shrine and grounds will be closed in order to prevent large gatherings in the context of COVID-19,” said a statement posted Aug. 10 on the shrine’s website. The feast of the Assumption traditionally is the centerpiece of the Knock Novena and normally would draw 20,000 pilgrims to the shrine

via news.bloombergtax08/10/2020

Ireland Tax Agency Issues Guidance on Accelerated Corporate Tax Loss Relief Due to Coronavirus - Bloomberg Tax

The Irish Revenue Commissioners Aug. 6 issued Revenue eBrief No. 150/20, providing guidance on accelerated corporate tax loss relief, due to the coronavirus pandemic. Topics covered include: 1) the existing corporate tax loss relief regime; 2) interim claims providing for the carry-back of up to 50 percent of estimated losses against profits from previous tax years; 3) provisions dealing with claims exceeding the 50 percent threshold; 4) final adjustments made to claims after the period has ended; 5) procedural requirements, including eligibility criteria, time limits, and the claim submission process; and 6) preliminary taxes paid and penalties for excessive claims. This measure was announced as a part of the economic stimulus package. [Ireland, Revenue Commissioners, 08/06/20]

via marketresearchposts08/07/2020

Cement Backerboard Market COVID-19 Impacts to 2020-2027 | James Hardie (Ireland),Allura (Elementia)(US),SelectCrete(US),Nichiha (Japan) - Market Research Posts

Contrive Datum Insights has published a report titled as Cement Backerboard. This report gives a comprehensive understanding of various aspects such as economic, production in Cement Backerboard market. The report comprises the current scenario of the market by using the efficient and accurate historical data in various market segments such as type and Application Different […]

via yahoo08/06/2020

Northern Ireland pauses pub reopening after coronavirus spike - Yahoo News

Northern Ireland halted its plan to reopen all pubs and ordered citizens to wear face masks indoors on Thursday after reporting its highest daily number of coronavirus cases since May. The British region reported 43 new cases on Thursday compared to a total of 18 in the previous five days, although


via chron08/03/2020

List 2/4 of sports events affected by coronavirus pandemic - Chron.com

CANOE-KAYAK African Olympic canoe slalom qualifier in Basel, Switzerland from March 14-15 canceled. Pan American canoe slalom championships (Olympic qualifier) in Rio de Janeiro from April 3-5 canceled. Asian championships in Pattaya, Thailand from April 22-24 canceled. Asian Olympic canoe sprint qualifier in Pattaya, Thailand on April 26 cancelled. European Olympic canoe sprint qualifier in Racice, Czech Republic from May 6-7 canceled. Pan American championships in Curitiba, Brazil from May 7-10 canceled. World Cup canoe sprint (Olympic qualifier) in Racice, Czech Republic from May 8-10 canceled. European canoe slalom championships in London from May 15-17 moved to Prague from Sept. 18-20. World Cup canoe sprint (Olympic qualifier) in Duisburg, Germany from May 21-24 canceled. European canoe sprint championships in Bascov, Romania from June 4-7 postponed. World Cup canoe slalom in Ivrea, Italy from June 5-7 postponed. World cup canoe slalom in Pau, France from June 12-14 postponed to Nov. 6-8. World Cup canoe slalom in Liptovský Mikuláš, Slovakia from Aug. 21-23 canceled. Super Cup canoe sprint in Oklahoma City from Aug. 22-23 canceled. World Cup canoe sprint in Szeged, Hungary from July 10-12 postponed to Sept. 23-27. World canoe marathon championships in Baerum, Norway from Aug. 27-30 canceled. World canoe polo championships in Rome from Sept. 8-13 postponed to April 2021. World Cup canoe slalom in Prague, Czech Republic from Sept. 18-20 postponed to Oct. 23-25. World Cup Final canoe slalom in Markkleeberg, Germany from Sept. 24-27 postponed to Oct. 15-18. SPORT CLIMBING African championships in Cape Town, South Africa from March 19-22 postponed to Dec. 10-13. . ..

via marketresearchposts08/03/2020

Medical Supplies Market 2020 | Covid-19 Impact | Revenue Status & Forecast Report 2030: Medtronic plc (Ireland), 3M Company (US), B. Braun Melsungen AG (Germany), Johnson & Johnson (US), Boston Scientific Corporation (US), etc. - Market Research Posts

The impact of COVID-19 on the global market for medical supplies is expected to reach USD XXXX billion by 2030 from an estimated value of USD 78 billion in 2019, growing at a CAGR of 17.4 per cent over the forecast period. Medical Supplies Market describes an in-depth evaluation and professional Covid-19 Outbreak study on […]

via marketresearchposts07/31/2020

Global Impact of Covid-19 on Intracranial Pressure Monitoring Market to Record Significant Revenue Growth During the Forecast Period 2020–2027 | Medtronic Plc. (Ireland), RAUMEDIC Inc. (Germany) - Market Research Posts

Reports and Data has recently published an all-inclusive report titled “Global Intracranial Pressure Monitoring Market”. The report explores the Intracranial Pressure Monitoring market with reference to profit margins, value chain analysis, market entry strategies, recent developments, the business landscape of the Intracranial Pressure Monitoring market, and opportunities. Statistical data is obtained through SWOT and PESTEL […]

via catholicherald08/11/2020

COVID forces Knock shrine to close Aug. 15 to discourage crowds - Arlington Catholic Herald

KNOCK, Ireland -- The Marian shrine at Knock announced Aug. 10 that in addition to postponing the popular Knock Novena and pilgrimage because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the shrine and its church would be closed for the Aug. 15 feast of the Assumption of Mary to ensure pilgrims do not arrive anyway.

via houstonchronicle08/10/2020

List 2/4 of sports events affected by coronavirus pandemic - Houston Chronicle

CANOE-KAYAK African Olympic canoe slalom qualifier in Basel, Switzerland from March 14-15 canceled. Pan American canoe slalom championships (Olympic qualifier) in Rio de Janeiro from April 3-5 canceled. Asian championships in Pattaya, Thailand from April 22-24 canceled. Asian Olympic canoe sprint qualifier in Pattaya, Thailand on April 26 cancelled. European Olympic canoe sprint qualifier in Racice, Czech Republic from May 6-7 canceled. Pan American championships in Curitiba, Brazil from May 7-10 canceled. World Cup canoe sprint (Olympic qualifier) in Racice, Czech Republic from May 8-10 canceled. European canoe slalom championships in London from May 15-17 moved to Prague from Sept. 18-20. World Cup canoe sprint (Olympic qualifier) in Duisburg, Germany from May 21-24 canceled. European canoe sprint championships in Bascov, Romania from June 4-7 postponed. World Cup canoe slalom in Ivrea, Italy from June 5-7 postponed. World cup canoe slalom in Pau, France from June 12-14 postponed to Nov. 6-8. World Cup canoe slalom in Liptovský Mikuláš, Slovakia from Aug. 21-23 canceled. Super Cup canoe sprint in Oklahoma City from Aug. 22-23 canceled. World Cup canoe sprint in Szeged, Hungary from July 10-12 postponed to Sept. 23-27. World canoe marathon championships in Baerum, Norway from Aug. 27-30 canceled. World canoe polo championships in Rome from Sept. 8-13 postponed to April 2021. World Cup canoe slalom in Prague, Czech Republic from Sept. 18-20 postponed to Oct. 23-25. World Cup Final canoe slalom in Markkleeberg, Germany from Sept. 24-27 postponed to Oct. 15-18. SPORT CLIMBING African championships in Cape Town, South Africa from March 19-22 postponed to Dec. 10-13. . ..


via circustalk08/05/2020

91-Year-Old Irish Circus Star Survived COVID after Three Heart Attacks - CircusTalk

Tom Duffy, of Duffy’s Circus in Ireland, tested positive for the virus in April. Since his diagnosis, the former ringmaster has suffered three heart attacks and a bleed on his bladder. At one stage, his family was even told he might not survive the trip to the hospital in an…

via highlandradio08/04/2020

45 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Ireland - Highland Radio

45 new confirmed cases of Covid-19 have been reported today. Latest figures show there have been no new deaths. Of today's numbers, 33 cases are located in County Kildare and 77 percent are under the age of 45. The total case number is 26,253 and the death toll stands unchanged, at 1,763.

via sfgate08/03/2020

List 3/4 of sports events affected by coronavirus pandemic - SFGate

GYMNASTICS Artistic World Cup in Melbourne, Australia, from Feb. 20-23: China team withdrew. All-Around World Cup in Milwaukee on March 7: Russia team withdrew. Artistic World Cup in Baku, Azerbaijan, from March 14, Day 3 of 4, canceled. Artistic World Cup in Doha, Qatar on March 18-21 postponed to June 3-6, postponed. All-Around World Cup in Stuttgart, Germany on March 20-22 canceled. Aerobic World Cup in Cantanhede, Portugal on March 27-29 canceled. All-Around World Cup in Birmingham, England on March 28 canceled. Rhythmic World Cup in Pesaro, Italy on April 3-5 postponed to June 5-7, postponed. Acrobatic World Cup in Sofia, Bulgaria on April 3-5 postponed. All-Around World Cup in Tokyo on April 4-5 canceled. Artistic Jesolo Cup in Italy on April 4-5 canceled. Rhythmic World Cup in Sofia, Bulgaria on April 10-12 postponed to June 29-21, postponed. Acrobatic World Cup in Puurs, Belgium on April 10-12 canceled. Rhythmic World Cup in Tashkent, Uzbekistan on April 17-19 postponed. Aerobic World Cup in Tokyo on April 18-19 canceled. Trampoline World Cup in Brescia, Italy on April 24-25 postponed to June 19-20, postponed. Rhythmic World Cup in Baku, Azerbaijan on April 24-26 postponed. Artistic women's European championships in Paris on April 30-May 3 postponed to Kyiv, Ukraine from Dec. 17-20. Artistic Asian championships in Tokyo on May 2-5 canceled. Trampoline European championships in Gothenburg, Sweden on May 7-10 moved to Sochi, Russia from April 29-May 1, 2021. Pan American championships in Utah Valley, United States on May 7-10 postponed. Rhythmic Asian championships in Tokyo on May 8-10 canceled. Rhythmic World Challenge Cup in Portimão, Portugal on May 8-10...

via news.bloombergtax08/01/2020

Ireland Tax Agency Updates Guidance on Extension of Temporary VAT Relief Measures Due to Coronavirus - Bloomberg Tax

The Irish Revenue Commissioners July 29 issued Revenue eBrief No. 142/20 and updated guidance on the extension of temporary VAT relief measures to Oct. 31 from July 31, due to the coronavirus pandemic. The extension applies to: 1) the zero-rate VAT on supplies and donations of medical equipment and personal protective equipment (PPE); and 2) deductions for VAT on hot meals, food products, and non-alcoholic drinks donated for distribution to vulnerable groups. The extension is subject to review. [Ireland, Revenue Commissioners, 07/29/20]

via sports.yahoo07/30/2020

Willey and Billings star as England beat Ireland in ODI return - Yahoo Sports

Left-arm paceman Willey, appearing in his first ODI since being left out of England's World Cup-winning squad for Jofra Archer, took a career-best 5-30 as Ireland were dismissed for a modest 172 in a match that marked the return of white-ball cricket from the coronavirus lockdown. Sam Billings,


via technologyreview08/10/2020

Is a successful contact tracing app possible? These countries think so. - MIT Technology Review

If contact tracing apps are following Gartner’s famous hype cycle, it’s hard to avoid the conclusion they are now firmly in the “trough of disillusionment.” Initial excitement that they could be a crucial part of the arsenal against covid-19 has given way to fears it could all come to nothing, despite large investments of money…

via irishcentral08/06/2020

Young people in Ireland urged to consider "remote sexual activity" amidst pandemic - IrishCentral

Ireland's HSE and IPU have launched a new campaign, 'Play it Safe, to advise on sexual health and wellbeing throughout the coronavirus pandemic. The campaign will see sexual health protection packs, including informational leaflets and free condoms, distributed to pharmacies across Ireland.

via thepointsguy08/04/2020

Can Americans go to Europe after quarantine in the UK or Ireland? - The Points Guy

As countries and U.S. states are reopening to tourism amidst the coronavirus pandemic, there’s one pill that feels especially hard to swallow: most of Europe doesn’t want American visitors. As we reported back in June, the European Union is excluding Americans from its reopening plans because the U.S. has been unable to control the spread …

via ballstatedaily08/03/2020

Five international stories of the week - Ball State Daily News

Outbreak on Norway cruise ship, Spain's new wave of infections, John Hume dies at 83, Afghan forces retake prison and Notre Dame Cathedral's organ getting 4-year-long cleaning all make up this week’s five international stories.

via houstonchronicle08/03/2020

List 3/4 of sports events affected by coronavirus pandemic - Houston Chronicle

GYMNASTICS Artistic World Cup in Melbourne, Australia, from Feb. 20-23: China team withdrew. All-Around World Cup in Milwaukee on March 7: Russia team withdrew. Artistic World Cup in Baku, Azerbaijan, from March 14, Day 3 of 4, canceled. Artistic World Cup in Doha, Qatar on March 18-21 postponed to June 3-6, postponed. All-Around World Cup in Stuttgart, Germany on March 20-22 canceled. Aerobic World Cup in Cantanhede, Portugal on March 27-29 canceled. All-Around World Cup in Birmingham, England on March 28 canceled. Rhythmic World Cup in Pesaro, Italy on April 3-5 postponed to June 5-7, postponed. Acrobatic World Cup in Sofia, Bulgaria on April 3-5 postponed. All-Around World Cup in Tokyo on April 4-5 canceled. Artistic Jesolo Cup in Italy on April 4-5 canceled. Rhythmic World Cup in Sofia, Bulgaria on April 10-12 postponed to June 29-21, postponed. Acrobatic World Cup in Puurs, Belgium on April 10-12 canceled. Rhythmic World Cup in Tashkent, Uzbekistan on April 17-19 postponed. Aerobic World Cup in Tokyo on April 18-19 canceled. Trampoline World Cup in Brescia, Italy on April 24-25 postponed to June 19-20, postponed. Rhythmic World Cup in Baku, Azerbaijan on April 24-26 postponed. Artistic women’s European championships in Paris on April 30-May 3 postponed to Kyiv, Ukraine from Dec. 17-20. Artistic Asian championships in Tokyo on May 2-5 canceled. Trampoline European championships in Gothenburg, Sweden on May 7-10 moved to Sochi, Russia from April 29-May 1, 2021. Pan American championships in Utah Valley, United States on May 7-10 postponed. Rhythmic Asian championships in Tokyo on May 8-10 canceled. Rhythmic World Challenge Cup in Portimão, Portugal on May 8-10...

via ydraft07/31/2020

U2 have reportedly donated £1.2 million to help Irish live music industry through coronavirus crisis | Ydraft - Ydraft

U2 have donated a further $1,500,000 (£1.2m) to helping the live music survive during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, according to reports. Read More: 25 Things You Never Knew About U2 It comes after the Bono-fronted rock band donated €10m to Irish COVID-19 relief efforts back in April. According to Billboard, this new amount also includes the €200,000 […]