15 C
Sotogrande
Sunday, March 7, 2021
More
    Home News from Spain New Restrictions now applicable in the municipalities for only up to seven...

    New Restrictions now applicable in the municipalities for only up to seven days

    An extraordinary meeting of Andalusian Prime Minister Juan Manuel Moreno with the Committee of Experts has taken place yesterday, after which Moreno presented some innovations in the assessment of incidence in Andalusian municipalities.

    Instead of 14 days as before, from now on it will be determined for a period of seven days at a time whether a municipality has to close or whether non-system-relevant trade and gastronomy have to close.

    Instead of two times a week as before, an assessment of the situation will only be made once a week – on Thursdays. The current infection figures from Thursday are therefore decisive in each case. The new measures decided on each Thursday will come into force on the following Saturday.

    The previous parameters with which an assessment is made do not change: Communities with a 14-day incidence of more than 500 infected persons will have to lock down. Municipalities with an incidence of 1,000 infected persons must additionally close down restaurants and non-systemic trade. However, only for seven days and no longer for 14 days as before.

    “We must not let up now,” the Minister concluded. “The issue is not over yet, especially since the vaccine is also being delivered to Spain and Andalusia very slowly.” Juan Manuel Moreno continued to ask for the cooperation of the population, especially with regard to the upcoming carnival. “There will be no official carnival and I ask you not to have an inoficial one at home either.” Nevertheless, the Prime Minister spoke of a “little light at the end of the tunnel” that could be seen after hard weeks of the third wave.

    Must Read

    Dead body found on Guadalquitón beach in Sotogrande

    The lifeless body of a person was found yesterday morning on a beach in Sotogrande, according to "Emergencias 112". They received a call from...

    Confirmed: La Línea, San Roque, Jimena, Castellar and Tesorillo can open businesses and the hospitality sector until 21:30h

    Good news for Campo de Gibraltar. The Andalusian Regional Government has decided to change to level 2 alert in the Eastern Health Area, which...

    The Junta allows municipalities in level 2 to open shops, bars and restaurants until 21.30 hours

    The Advisory Council of Public Health Alerts has informed that in those municipalities which as of this Friday are at level 2 alert, commercial...

    The hotel and catering industry requests more freedom: “We have behaved responsibly during these times and we will continue to do so”.

    After the decrease in the number of registered infections, the hotel and catering sector in Malaga is calling on the Junta de Andalucía to...

    Tourism on the Costa del Sol is in the starting blocks

    British airline Jet2.com has announced that bookings heading to Malaga have jumped after the UK announced it would allow travel abroad again from 17...