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Restaurants to stay closed as Dutch relax Covid restrictions

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Other businesses will be opening for the first time since strict orders were imposed in December
Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte has announced that the country will be easing back on some of its tough Covid restrictions, despite a growing number of infections and amid protests from those businesses that have to remain closed.
Non-essential businesses such as gyms, and hair and beauty salons will be able to open until 5pm from Saturday onwards, Rutte announced in a press conference on Friday.
“We are taking a big step and that also means we're taking a big risk,” the prime minister...
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Dutch restaurants rebel against Covid rules

Dutch restaurants rebel against Covid rules

7 monthes ago   |   By

Some eateries have opened up despite lockdown rules forbidding it
Some restaurants in the Netherlands have reopened despite current Covid restrictions, in a refusal to wait for the Dutch prime minister's announcement, expected later on Friday, on whether to relax the month-long lockdown.
In an act of defiance against the government's tough Covid-19 restrictions, which were imposed in mid-December, restaurants in the Dutch city of Valkenburg reopened on Friday with support from the local mayor.
Protestopening van winkels en horeca in Valkenburg is rustig verlopen.
De overheid heeft vlak...
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