Portugal announces plan to ease measures against covid

7

Discover the three-step plan to lift restrictions against covid in Portugal

Portugal announced on Thursday a three-step plan for suspend Covid-19’s restrictions, including an end to the nightly curfew as vaccinations in the country progress, helping to control a recent outbreak of infections.

  • Understand how advancing vaccination affects your investments. Sign the EXAM.

As of Sunday, at 11 pm local time, the curfew will no longer be in force and restrictions on the opening hours of restaurants and shops will also be lifted, Portugal’s prime minister, António Costa, told a news conference.

Fans will be able to return to sporting events under certain conditions, which have not yet been announced, and although remote work is still recommended, it will no longer be mandatory.

“Vaccination has contributed significantly to these measures … but we cannot ignore the fact that … the virus is still circulating … the pandemic has not disappeared,” said Costa.

Thanks for reading the EXAM! How about becoming a subscriber?

Get unlimited access to the best content of your day. In just a few minutes, you create your account and continue reading this article. Come on?

It’s just a moment before you release your access.

digital exam

BRL 3.90/month
  • R$9.90 after the third month.
  • Access whenever and wherever you want.
  • Unlimited access to EXAME Invest, macroeconomics, markets, career, entrepreneurship and technology.

Sign it

annual digital exam

BRL 99.00/year
  • R$ 99.00 in cash or in up to 12 installments. (BRL 8.25 per month)
  • Access whenever and wherever you want.
  • Unlimited access to EXAME Invest, macroeconomics, markets, career, entrepreneurship and technology.

Sign it

palheta smll Portugal announces plan to ease measures against covid

See too

4193507