Czech government eases event restrictions, permits online tests

Published: 18.08.2021 Related countries:  Egypt Egypt

the Czech government approved an increase in the number of persons at one table to six in catering outlets, effective from September 1. The government is also introducing the possibility to use online testing.

At its meeting on August 16, 2021, the Czech government approved an increase in the number of persons at one table to six in catering outlets, effective from September 1. This information was provided by the Czech Ministry of Health, which added that the capacity of choir members was expanded to 50 persons. Sport and cultural events with a total of up to 3,000 persons can be attended by participants complying with vaccination/test/disease (OTN) rules. With a higher capacity, newly at least half the capacity must be filled with persons fully vaccinated or who have had Covid-19. The government is also introducing the possibility to use online testing as an alternative to an on-the-spot test. A person performs a selftest under the supervision of medical staff via a web camera.

Source: www.cianews.cz/en

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