Depending on how fast the coronavirus is spreading in a particular area, some restaurants may have to close as early as 23:00.

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Beginning next week, restaurants are allowed to be open between 04:00–01:00. Serving of alcohol is allowed between 09:00–24:00.

Some restaurants could be ordered to close as early as 23:00 depending on how fast the coronavirus is spreading in the particular area.

The new policy to limit the spreading of the coronavirus was revealed at a press conference after the government’s negotiations on Tuesday.

The new restrictions are to become effective on October 8.