Early next week, the map will be finalized with the government's next steps in terms of relaxation, with epidemiologists being asked to submit their proposals. Recently, there has been an obvious improvement in the epidemiological picture of Cyprus, which is a result of the strict restrictive measures and the response of the people. The current epidemiological picture allows for further de-escalation of measures, with views within the epidemiological group diverging.
At the heart of the debate is the issue of reopening the restaurants, with some members of the epidemiological team agreeing and others disagreeing on whether the venues should open from 1 March, with the calendar of the carnival festivities worries. If the restaurants open from the beginning of March, during the carnival period, it will definitely be an important injection for the catering industry, but there is concern that the citizens will relax abruptly and will not follow the measures. social distancing, since the world is locked in the house for a long time, which will have the effect of burdening the epidemiological image of Cyprus.
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