8 Business to reopen during may 2020 in Bangkok
City hall allows 8 types of venues to reopen in May under strict social distancing rules. (Credit to BKPgraphics).
Customers have to be seated at least 1.5 metres apart to eat inside, opening hours have to comply with hours set by the emergency decree, and alcohol cannot be sold. Some places in Chinatown have reopened to sit in and eat.
Will reopen although group gatherings witin these parks are forbidden. Now, Lumpini Park has opened to the public.
3. Markets & Flea Markets
Will reopen to sell as normal like before. For example, the food market has opened some stalls next to Onnut BTS station.
4. Sports & Exercise Facilities
Activities that don’t involve close interaction with people such as badminton, jogging, tennis, etc can be conducted. However, close interaction activities and team sports like football, volleyball, basketball, etc will stay suspended.
5. Pet Grooming Shops & Pet Hospitals
Will reopen with the exception of people only being allowed to bring inside 1 pet at a time and each premise will be required to close every 2 hours for proper cleaning.
6. Golf Courses & Driving Ranges
Will reopen as well.
7. Barbers, Hairdressers, & Beauty Salons
Every premise has to cleaned and disinfected every 2 hours with staff being required to wear face masks with face shields. Also, customers are required to make appointments beforehand to avoid waiting in queues.
8. Health Clinics
Will reopen with the exception of beauty clinics, which will stay closed.
THE COUNTRIES EASING LOCKDOWNS
AMID THE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC
Switzerland is set to announce Thursday a three-stage plan to gradually reopen schools and businesses.
Germany will partially reopen schools and businesses from May 4, Chancellor Angela Merkel said Wednesday.
In Spain, factory and construction workers began returning to their jobs (and masks will be handed out at public transport stations) on Monday.
While in Italy, shops selling books, stationery and clothing for babies and children have reopened Tuesday in some areas, but stricken regions like Lombardy remain locked down.
The Czech Republic also reopened some nonessential shops, such as bicycle shops and hardware and home improvement stores, on April 8, 2020.
Garden centers and DIY stores in Austria have reopened since Monday with strict social distancing measures still in place.
In Bulgaria, farmer’s markets have reopened.
Schoolchildren in Denmark are returning to in-person classes Wednesday.
Norway’s kindergartens are scheduled to be open for class April 20, 2020.
France is projected to begin its reopening process May 11, 2020, President Emmanuel Macron said Monday, while pledging to have enough masks and tests in the country then.
In Iran, government offices reopened Sunday, along with businesses outside the capital city of Tehran, while businesses inside Tehran are scheduled to reopen on April 18.
China, on April 8, 2020, lifted its lockdown in Wuhan, the city in which the coronavirus was first detected, with citizens being allowed to leave the city by train, plane and highway after 76 days.
32 PROVINCES IN THAILAND EASING
THE LOCKDOWN IN MAY 2020
Source : Channel One31
Mae Hong Son
Nong Bua Lamphu