Switzerland 2020 Ticino Coronavirus - Color

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Switzerland. Canton Ticino. Vezia. A plastic shirt of the Swiss Football team and a prevention poster again Coronavirusalso called Covid-19) are fixed on a window inside the courtyard of a private house. The Swiss Football Association (SFV) has for sponsor the multi-national investment bank and financial services company Credit Suisse. The Coronavirus poster explains how to prevent from getting the disease. The measures are: Keep your distance, wash your hands thoroughly, avoid shaking hands, cough and sneeze into a tissue or the crook of your arm, stay at home if you have fever, always call ahead before going to the doctor's or the emergency department. Due to the spread of the coronavirus, the Federal Council has categorised the situation in the country as “extraordinary”. It has issued a recommendation to all citizens to stay at home, especially the sick and the elderly. The Federal Council (German: Bundesrat, French: Conseil fédéral, Italian: Consiglio federale, Romansh: Cussegl federal) is the seven-member executive council that constitutes the federal government of the Swiss Confederation. From March 16 the government ramped up its response to the widening pandemic, ordering the closure of bars, restaurants, sports facilities and cultural spaces. Only businesses providing essential goods to the population – such as grocery stores, bakeries and pharmacies – are to remain open. Vezia is a municipality in the district of Lugano. The flag of Switzerland displays a white cross in the centre of a square red field. The white cross is known as the Swiss cross. Credit Suisse Group AG is a global wealth manager, investment bank and financial services company founded and based in Switzerland. 27.03.2020 © 2020 Didier Ruef