BREAKING: McGowan To Ease Stage 2 Restrictions

ROLLING UPDATES: WATCH the live press conference on WAMN News Facebook Page. WA Premier Mark McGowan & WA Health Minister Roger Cook announce the easing of stage 2 restrictions during a press conference. Premier says we have a successful week due to a low number of cases, the Chief Health Officer is satisfied that there…

US Congress passes biggest economic rescue package

By Helene Fung The Democrats managed to push through the Heroes Act – a US$3 trillion rescue package which is set to be the US’s biggest ever – by a narrow margin of 208 to 199 in the House of Representatives. More than 36 million Americans have lost their jobs due to COVID-19 related catastrophe…

Five COVID-19 vaccines in human trial in China

By Helene Fung Deputy Director of China’s National Health Commission, Yixin Zeng, told reporters on Friday that a fifth potential COVID-19 vaccine is currently in a human trial, and more are in the pipeline awaiting human trial approval. He added that so far none of the 2,575 volunteers participating in the trial have reported any…

Kwinana Council Outline Its Facilities Reopening Schedule

The City Of Kwinana has announced the reopening of some of it services next Monday (18th, May, 2020), following the state government’s steps to ease restrictions around the coronavirus. Kwinana has already reopened the council’s customer service area, and from Monday onwards, the Recquatic centre will be available for the community. Recreational classes such as…

WA Will Be Back To School Next Monday

The State Government has announced that Western Australia will return to mandatory school attendance next Monday (18th, May, 2020). The decision was made after the government consulted with stakeholders, and reviewed its health advice and current arrangements. Under the decision, school operations will return to normal next Monday, students who are deemed medically vulnerable can…