Healthcare

Ski resorts close over Easter due to corona fears

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Sweden's main ski resorts are to close over the Easter break, after instructions from the Public Health Agency.

The Åre, Sälen and Vemdalen ski resorts will be closed from Monday the 6th of April, for the rest of the season.

The company has already closed its resorts Trysil and Hemsedal in Norway.

Other Swedish ski slopes, in Kungsberget and Branäs, plus Hemavan Alpint and Tärnaby Alpint in Västerbotten are also closing after recommendations from the public health agency.

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