Denmark on Thursday introduced the easing of a number of Covid measures, concerning using face masks, bar and restaurant opening hours, and crowd sizes at Euro matches because it prepares to raise all restrictions by October 1. The Scandinavian nation additionally plans to part out its “corona pass” required for some actions by the identical date. Masks will now not be required as of June 14, besides on public transport throughout rush hour and for standing passengers. That requirement will subsequently be lifted on September 1.
“We will be able to do everything that we have missed, because we now have the epidemic under control,” Well being Minister Magnus Heunicke advised reporters.
Bars and eating places will probably be allowed to remain open till midnight as of June 11, in comparison with 11 PM at present. As of July 15, they are going to be allowed to stay open till 2 AM.
Nightclubs will probably be authorised to reopen on September 1, however guests might want to present a “corona pass” to enter till October 1. The doc, which certifies that the bearer has both examined damaging for the virus or is immune, will probably be phased out completely by October 1.
Museums, cinemas, and theatres will now not require it as of August 1, and bars and eating places as of September 1. As much as 10,000 folks will probably be allowed at public occasions of June 14.
Exceptionally, the 4 Euro 2020 matches to be performed in Copenhagen will be capable to welcome 25,000 spectators, up from the 16,000 that had been deliberate till now.
Nonetheless, given the brief discover, Denmark’s soccer affiliation stated the rise is not going to apply to the primary match on Saturday when Denmark meets Finland.
Comparatively spared from the pandemic, Denmark at present has simply 122 Covid sufferers in hospital, the bottom quantity since October. Among the many nation’s 5.8 million inhabitants, 24.2 p.c are absolutely vaccinated and 42.7 have acquired the primary dose.
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