Regions OK guidelines for reopening eateries, gyms

(ANSA) – ROME, APR 15 – Italy’s regions on Thursday approved
guidelines for reopening restaurants, bars, shops, gyms, cinemas
and theatres after COVID-linked closures.
The rules include two-metre distancing in cinemas and theatres,
or a metre if face masks are worn.
Hospitality venues with seated areas will not be allowed to
serve at the bar after 14:00 according to the new rules.
Contact sports will not be allowed.
The reopening is expected to take place some time next month.
The conference of regions said the reopening would take place in
“conditions of safety and respecting prevention protocols”.