We are with you! LDK Bearings donates face masks to Australia customers
Non-essential venues across Australia have been ordered to close from midday on Monday in order to slow the spread of COVID-19.
Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Sunday night announced an escalation of social distancing measures, including the mandatory closure of cinemas, pubs, entertainment venues, indoor sporting venues and so on.
Restaurants and cafes will remain open but will only be allowed to offer takeaway and/or home delivery services.The announcement came after a late-night meeting of the National Cabinet comprising of Morrison and state and territory leaders.
Morrison warned that even stricter measures could be introduced if Australians continue to ignore social distancing requirements, which include a ban on non-essential gatherings of more than 500 people outdoors and 100 indoors.
“We now need to take action because we can’t have the confidence as a group of leaders that the social distancing guidelines and rules that we’ve put in place won’t be followed to the level of compliance that we require to flatten the curve and to slow the spread and to save lives,” Morrison said.
“When we all don’t do the right thing, then it has real implications for others.
I am deeply regretful that those workers and those business owners who will be impacted by this decision will suffer the economic hardship that undoubtedly they will now have to face.
“That is a very, very regretful decision.”
The crackdown comes as state governments take even more extreme measures to stop the spread of COVID-19.
Victoria, New South Wales and the Australian Capital Territory on Sunday have announced a complete shutdown of non-essential services over the next 48 hours.
South Australia, Western Australia and the Northern Territory have announced the effective closure of their borders from Tuesday.
Anyone arriving in those states or territories after the designated time on Tuesday will be subjected to a mandatory 14 day quarantine, although exemptions will apply for essential services and workers.
Across the country governments are under pressure to suspend rent for small businesses and tenants to provide economic relief.
Under this special period, LDK bearings gives a helping hand to their Australian partners. It will donate some free masks to their customers, including disposable masks, FFP2/N95/KN95 masks etc, and wishes these supplies will help the customers in their fight against the epidemic Corona virus.