Ministry of Public Health and Ministry of Commerce and Industry officials in a recent announcement, spoke about partial lifting of some Covid-19 restrictions in place to prevent the spread of the pandemic.
The lifting of restriction shall be in four phases with the first one staring from May 28, 2021.
The second phase shall commence from June 18, the third phase on July 9 and the fourth phase July 30, 2021
“Unlike last year, we will be able to make more freedoms available to those people who are vaccinated where they will enjoy certain privileges before others,” Chair of the National Health Strategic Group on COVID-19 and Head of Infectious Diseases at Hamad Medical Corporation Dr Abdullatif Al Khal said at the press conference.
The decisions shall be as mentioned below :
Restaurants: To allow sitting outdoor and dining in restaurants with a capacity of 30 %. Sitting indoor and dining with a capacity of 30% permitted for “Clean Qatar” restaurants, only for vaccinated customers.
Cinemas: Opening theaters and cinemas with a capacity of 30% for above 16-year-olds, who received two doses of vaccines.
Vaccinated employees from cleaning companies can work in more than one home, and services can be provided at home by more than one vaccinated employee in the workplace – allow vaccinated employees to provide services upto 30% during working hours.
Health and Fitness Clubs and Spa: 30% capacity is allowed for vaccinated customers only – all employees must be vaccinated.
Barbershops and beauty salons: 30% capacity allowed for vaccinated customers only – all employees should be vaccinated.
For more details, visit the MoPH and Ministry of Commerce and Industry website.
SOURCE : COVER