New powers to close Birmingham businesses flouting coronavirus rules

New powers to close Birmingham businesses flouting coronavirus rules

The move which starts today comes less than a week after the city was placed on a government watchlist

New powers have come into force today which allow Birmingham City Council to close down businesses such as bar and restaurants which are not complying with coronavirus restrictions.

Covid-19 QR code display to be mandatory on public transport

Covid-19 QR code display to be mandatory on public transport

The Covid-19 QR code will need to be displayed on public transport in New Zealand from Friday, September 4.

It comes as masks will be also mandatory on public transport from Monday.

The new QR code display rule includes buses, trains, taxis, ferries and ride share vehicles.