Covid-19

Government to recommend masks in public transport as new restrictions presented

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  • The Swedish government presented a range of new restrictions Friday, including a recommendation to use masks on public transport.
  • The number of people allowed into shops and gyms will also be restricted, and restaurants and bars will have to stop selling alcohol at 8pm, shutting 30 minutes later.
  • The government says that if these and other new measures do not have an impact on the spread of Covid-19, then they may introduce legislation allowing them to close shops and gyms.