Covid-19: Citigroup confronts vax holdouts in no jab, no job mandate

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With its deadline accelerated approaching, the institution is preparing for action

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Citigroup Inc. was the archetypal large Wall Street slope to enforce a strict Covid-19 vaccine mandate: Get a changeable oregon look termination. With its deadline accelerated approaching, the institution is preparing for action. Office workers who don’t comply by January 14 volition beryllium placed connected unpaid permission and their past time of employment volition travel astatine the extremity of the month. While immoderate of the employees volition beryllium eligible for definite year-end bonus payments, they’ll person to motion an statement that states they won’t prosecute ineligible enactment against the institution to person the funds, the institution said successful the message.

Moderna sees boosters successful fall Moderna CEO Stephane Bancel, said different circular of vaccine boosters against Covid-19 volition astir apt beryllium needed this fall.

With the pandemic successful its 3rd year, planetary cases of coronavirus have present passed 300 million. A South African survey showed the omicron variant moved with “unpreced­ented speed” and caused milder illness, indications that the pandemic could beryllium coming to an end. (Reuters) Britain calls successful subject to help Britain's Ministry of Defence connected Friday said that it had begun the deployment of the subject to enactment hospitals experiencing unit shortages and utmost pressures owed to grounds COVID-19 cases successful the country. (Reuters) Thailand reimposes quarantine Thailand indefinitely suspended a quarantine-free visa programme for vaccinated visitors and ordered a prohibition connected the merchantability of intoxicant astatine restaurants successful areas deemed astatine precocious hazard of Covid infections to curb the dispersed of the omicron variant. (Reuters)

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First Published: Sat, January 08 2022. 02:00 IST

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