Posts tagged as cafes

Rules in bars and cafes may become more stringent

Wednesday, August 19, 2020

Lithuanian Health Minister Aurelijus Veryga said the country’s authorities plan to review coronavirus protection guidelines, which allow people not to wear masks in cafes, bars, and restaurants when eating or drinking. He recalled examples in other countries where people wear masks at all times, except for when eating and drinking. In Lithuania, the existing rules are “being abused”, he said. Veryga also said catering establishments are not adhering to the…

Lithuanian cafes no longer required to ensure 10 metres per customer

Monday, May 18, 2020

Lithuania’s government has removed the requirements for bars, cafes and restaurants to ensure a space of 10 square metres per customer during the coronavirus quarantine. The previous rule made the prospects of reopening unfeasible for many businesses. Catering establishments will no longer “have to limit the flow of people and ensure a space of at least 10 square metres per customer,” Prime Minister Saulius Skvernelius said on Monday. “The basic…