How to succeed in the return to a kind of normal everyday life after the Corona pandemic is best? While in Germany, the strategy looks for the appropriate Exit, has ventured a number of countries already wary of easing first Corona-measures: Denmark wants to open crèches, kindergartens and schools up to the fifth grade again, the Austrians may after Easter, at least in the hardware store, and smaller shops. An Overview of the countries, the loosening of the first in the Corona-crisis measures taken:


Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen spoke of a “first tentative Phase of” the Opening of the country: In a first step, a Danish children to nurseries, kindergartens and schools for children up to fifth grade and from the age of 15. April re-open. Thus, the Danish government wants to relieve first of all, the parents who had to take care of in addition to working in a home office yet also for your younger children.

All further action, has extended Frederiksen in the same breath, around four weeks: The Danish borders, also to Germany, remain provisional up to the 10. May sealing. The same applies, according to Frederiksen, at least until the next Phase of Opening up for Restaurants, cafes, pubs as well as theatres and other leisure facilities. Meetings with more than ten people are forbidden to big events until the end of August is prohibited.


Denmark had also responded to Austria early, with strict measures on the Coronavirus. In the Alpine Republic is now 14. April and the timid way to go for Small shops and DIY stores and garden centers may then, according to the Chancellor, Sebastian Kurz, under strict conditions to re-open. From 1. May should must follow all the shops, shopping centres and hairdressers. A timetable for the Opening of Hotels and gastronomy to the end of April, with the objective of resuming operations starting in mid-may.

The output restrictions will be extended until the end of April – this means that you are allowed to leave the apartment only with good reason. The schools to remain until mid-may. Events should not take place until the end of June. The existing mask duty in the supermarket, is from the 14. April on all the open shops and public transport expanded.

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Czech Republic

The Czechs must play according to a decision of their minority Cabinet since Tuesday Tennis or Golf. In addition, the first Corona are allowed to open crisis of closed shops as of Thursday, including Hobby and hardware stores, the iron goods workshops to trade, as well as Bicycle. At the same time, hygiene rules for the retail sector will be tightened: The minimum distance between clients must be two metres, at the entrance of disinfectants and disposable gloves must be provided.

The government in Prague also speaks of it, that from the 14. April indispensable, necessary travel abroad are allowed to be, such as doctor’s visits or business trips. So far, the country is in the Eastern part of the neighbouring German has a strict travel ban.


Also in the EU country of Lithuania is still hope. “We hope that after Easter, it will be possible, and a loosening of quarantine conditions to think about. Especially when it comes to small businesses,” said government chief Saulius Skvernelis. Therefore, these companies should be allowed to re-open for customers, if you have certain arrangements, such as access restrictions, inlet and outlet controls, and increased hygiene standards. Dealers and customers must wear protective clothing and may belong to a risk group.

In the first step, was allowed on Wednesday by the trade in plants, seeds and fertilizers in the Outdoors, at special places. So far, only food and other essential goods were allowed to be sold during the quarantine, the government at the same time, but up to 27. April was extended. It imposed a travel ban over the Easter holidays, and ordered a mandatory use of mouth protection in anticipation of the proposed relaxations.

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The Norwegians to follow on their way from the Corona condition, your Scandinavian friends in Denmark and a piece of the car still in addition, Although the kindergartens are only at 20. and the schools for First to fourth graders at the 27. April opened, as head of government Erna Solberg announced on Tuesday. But the Plan from Oslo’s a little bit more: For one thing, the Norwegians are already allowed to from 20. April on her beloved cottages to stay, the other is allowed to take from then on, also physiotherapists and psychologists to their work, provided that the corresponding requirements, to Prevent a contagion risk to meet. Hairdressers and skin nurse is allowed to seven days later.

the hope is to bring all students before the summer back in the schools. The borders of the country, meanwhile, remain more closed. Norwegians, the return to their homeland, a long in addition, a further 14 days in quarantine.

, Spain

a particularly hard time of the Corona-pandemic-affected Spaniards might return to the view of the government at the end of April step-by-step to a degree of normality. Shortly before the official extension of the strict output restrictions up to 26. April assured Finance Minister and government spokeswoman María Jesús Montero on Wednesday in an Interview with TV channel “Antena 3” that the citizens can win back after that date, slowly, “your normal life”. For people, the crowded streets and squares, but the “clear instructions” of the government.

since mid-March, under stringent output restrictions in the country show a gradual effect. The infection curve have stabilised, “it flattens out and we are in the Phase of slowdown,” said Minister of health Salvador Illa.


In Italy, to make firm the beginning, before the measures for the population will be eased. According to “Phase 2” – the Plan is called the next to Spain in Europe on the most violent of the pandemic, measures taken, the country also wants the Italian government, according to media reports, step and slow approach. Scientists are to work out Details.

It is expected that the work in some of the disused firms may start up again next week. Further Openings of shops and facilities for the citizens, it should but only from the 4. May give, it said in TV Reports. The schools might even stay until after the summer holidays, until September, closed. Finally, the output of goods restrictions for the 60 million Italians, the most 10. March have been extended, issued, until Easter Monday. Also, it has not stopped life, the necessary production, and many shops and Restaurants are closed.


In the place of origin of the pandemic, the Central Chinese city of Wuhan, more than two and a half months after the closure on Wednesday, the last movement restrictions for the eleven million inhabitants repealed. The intra-urban traffic is returning to normal, the airport takes its flights back. Cars are allowed to leave the city again and the people with the train departure again – if you are healthy and in a now widely used in China, Corona health App on your phone a green Code can prove. Anyone who has had contact with the Infected, is set automatically in Red and can’t travel.

And also the preventive measures are more strictly: At the local level of fever is to be measured, and mouth protection is worn. Kindergartens, schools and universities remain closed.


President Hassan Rouhani announced on Wednesday that the Corona-rules “should be relaxed under very strict hygienic conditions” in three phases. Starting On Saturday (11. April) in the provinces of the work in economic sectors with low exposure to risk again. In the second Phase, this should happen also in the capital, Tehran. Ruhani left open, which of the 49 closures affected industries in many Parts of Lahm down the economy should again be working.

The number of prohibitions for sports facilities, performance halls, Barber shops as well as sacred religious sites remained, however. Until Further notice, the country would have organized prayers, no Friday. In the third Phase, but then also decided on these areas, said Ruhani.

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