on Monday, 20 April, Germany and Norway, followed by Austria and the Czech Republic have begun to partial withdrawal of the restrictive measures imposed because of the pandemic, Covid-19. A relaxation of the quarantine regime also informed the Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu. It is known that while the gradual easing introduced in the Holy land just two weeks to the authorities were able to assess their possible consequences. “MK” has found out, what will change in these States in the near future, and that while, unchanged.
the New measures developed by the leadership of Israel, entered into force on 19 April. According to the plan of the government, enterprises will be able to return 30% of employees. Also will gradually healing, the work of public transport.
it is planned to open shops selling electronics, home goods, books and stationery. But this applies only to those who are not located in the building of shopping centers. Still closed, will remain clothing stores, shoes, jewelry, toys and beauty salons and shopping centers.
in Addition, the Israeli authorities provide for partial resumption of classes in schools for students with special needs. Again earn and kindergartens, but now each group will have only 3 children.
Citizens will be allowed sports on the street in the presence of not more than one person and at a distance within 500 meters from the house. Also people will be able to make a joint prayer in the open air with the participation of no more than 10 people and maintaining the distance of 2 meters from each other.
In a statement, Benjamin Netanyahu on the government website it says that if these measures are justified, it will consider additional easing of the quarantine mode. If the country will face new outbreaks of the epidemic, then we need to return to pre-existing limitations.
According to the Minister of health of Israel Moshe Bar Siman-Tov, the success of the quarantine breaks depends on how legitimate and responsible people will come to the question of implementation of the orders of the government.
the German Authorities also began to gradually loosen the restrictive measures, after almost a month “confinement” of the population in quarantine, reports Deutsche Welle. The basis for this decision was the fact that from mid-March increase in the number of infected in the country has decreased, and cases of recovery of patients registered significantly more.
since the April 20 open small stores and shops with an area of 800 square meters. Shopping malls and larger shops will remain closed. This decision is due to the fact that the Federal government wanted to avoid large concentrations of people in confined space and in the centre of towns.
Resumes car showrooms, book shops and companies selling and repairing bicycles.
Gradually “to the native land” will be returned to students. Classes for students in senior classes in primary schools, vocational schools and high schools will begin on 4 may. Accordingly, all examinations will be held in scheduled time. All these measures can be governed by the representatives of the land governments. However, by April 29, the Ministry of education of all the Federal States must provide plans for the resumption of teaching in schools.
in addition, the German government include the opening of University libraries. But only if staff and students will comply with all precautions.
as of may 4, the Germans will again be able to get a haircut. Its doors for visitors will open barbershops. Now the masters are required to work in protective masks and gloves. But beauty salons, beauty parlors, massage centers and other places where have a physical contact with clients will remain closed.
“We have seen some successes over the past few days,” said Federal Minister of Economics and energy Peter Altmaier in an interview with ARD. Schools and small shops can “step by step” to open without endangering public health”.
In Norway, after a partial easing of the quarantine restrictions from Monday, April 20, began to work in kindergartens. However, they should be followed strict sanitary rules. Educators will have the opportunity to work with children only in small groups of 3 to 6 people depending on their age.
Also, since April 20 was again resumed its work, physiotherapy, and Norwegian therapists began to accept patients. At the same time restaurants, bars and other places where the public will remain closed. Mass cultural and sports events canceled until at least mid-June.
Recall, the government, the Scandinavian countries have reported a gradual easing of restrictive measures, stressing that the spread of the virus of a new type “under control”.