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# covid-19-facts - Friday 27 March, 2020

New measures: These are the circumstances in which people will be permitted to leave their homes
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# Coronavirus

New measures: These are the circumstances in which people will be permitted to leave their homes

Mar 27th 2020, 9:47 PM 247,181 Views 227 Comments

A raft of new restrictions were announced by the Taoiseach this evening.

# covid-19-facts - Thursday 26 March, 2020

Most Irish coronavirus cases contracted in Ireland - new stats give full breakdown on Covid-19
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Most Irish coronavirus cases contracted in Ireland - new stats give full breakdown on Covid-19

Mar 26th 2020, 12:24 PM 199,893 Views 45 Comments

Three children under the age of one have contracted the virus so far.

# covid-19-facts - Wednesday 25 March, 2020

Debunked: No, Ireland is not in a 'lockdown sequence' despite what this Facebook post says
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Debunked: No, Ireland is not in a 'lockdown sequence' despite what this Facebook post says

Mar 25th 2020, 5:49 PM 2,378 Views 0 Comments

The post claims the Irish government has been slowly implementing a country-wide lockdown since last Sunday.

# covid-19-facts - Monday 23 March, 2020

Banks apologise for 'teething problems' with mortgage break, say customers don't need savings to qualify
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# Payment Deferral

Banks apologise for 'teething problems' with mortgage break, say customers don't need savings to qualify

Mar 23rd 2020, 4:17 PM 48,877 Views 61 Comments

Some customers who have lost their jobs because of the outbreak were told they needed months of savings in order to qualify for the break.

# covid-19-facts - Saturday 21 March, 2020

Debunked: No, the 'lockdown' isn't here - that's the Defence Forces setting up a testing site on Dublin's quays
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Debunked: No, the 'lockdown' isn't here - that's the Defence Forces setting up a testing site on Dublin's quays

Mar 21st 2020, 8:30 PM 140,270 Views 122 Comments

A Facebook post said the army was “setting up camp” on the quays.

# covid-19-facts - Friday 20 March, 2020

TheJournal.ie has joined a worldwide project of factcheckers debunking claims about Covid-19
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TheJournal.ie has joined a worldwide project of factcheckers debunking claims about Covid-19

Mar 20th 2020, 3:43 PM 16,722 Views 47 Comments

We’ll now have access to hundreds of factchecks by other international newsrooms.

Restrictions 'likely' to last beyond March, a rate freeze for businesses: Today's Covid-19 main points
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# Coronavirus

Restrictions 'likely' to last beyond March, a rate freeze for businesses: Today's Covid-19 main points

Updated Mar 20th 2020, 3:07 PM 91,132 Views 99 Comments

191 new cases of the coronavirus were confirmed in Ireland last night.

# covid-19-facts - Wednesday 18 March, 2020

Debunked: Despite what those WhatsApp messages predicted, the country has not gone into lockdown in the past two days
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# Debunked

Debunked: Despite what those WhatsApp messages predicted, the country has not gone into lockdown in the past two days

Mar 18th 2020, 10:30 PM 51,250 Views 39 Comments

The Defence Forces have been very busy – but they’re not patrolling the streets.

# covid-19-facts - Monday 16 March, 2020

'It's all about assessing risk': How to protect yourself and family at home from the coronavirus
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# Covid19 Facts

'It's all about assessing risk': How to protect yourself and family at home from the coronavirus

Mar 16th 2020, 3:54 PM 66,420 Views 16 Comments

We look at the latest advice and speak to a virologist.

# covid-19-facts - Wednesday 11 March, 2020

The Explainer: How can Ireland stop an Italy-style spread of coronavirus?
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The Explainer: How can Ireland stop an Italy-style spread of coronavirus?

Mar 11th 2020, 6:46 PM 37,292 Views 44 Comments

How is it spreading so fast there?

# covid-19-facts - Saturday 7 March, 2020

Covid-19: An employment law specialist explains issues around sick leave and working remotely
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# Coronavirus Facts

Covid-19: An employment law specialist explains issues around sick leave and working remotely

Mar 7th 2020, 11:00 AM 33,450 Views 29 Comments

It’s a murky area of Irish law when it comes to the novel coronavirus.

Coronavirus: What is contact tracing and who is considered a 'close contact'?
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# Coronavirus

Coronavirus: What is contact tracing and who is considered a 'close contact'?

Mar 7th 2020, 12:05 AM 89,943 Views 54 Comments

Health authorities have processes in place that will still be necessary even as the number of cases here rises.

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