Italy Under Lockdown

Earlier this week the Italian Government announced extraordinary measures and declared the entire country as a “red zone”. This urges everyone to stay home from work except for emergencies. The travel ban and quarantine had already been in effect in Northern Italy, i.e. Milan and Venice, and 14 regions in Lombardy – where there are nearly 9,000 cases. Even the Prime Minister, Guiseppe Conte on Monday, March 9 declared he was staying home to due the virus and stated “I am staying home. Italy is a protected zone.” At Omega, we will continue to monitor the situation in Italy and abroad and keep our customers informed.
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