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Extension of State of Emergency and Lifting of mandatory confinement in Guinea – Bissau

Extension of State of Emergency and Lifting of mandatory confinement in Guinea – Bissau

On 26 June 2020 was published the fifth extension of the State of Emergency through the Presidential Decree no. 24/2020, for a period of 30 days, i.e., until 25 July 2020.

On another hand, Government decided to relieve the mandatory confinement to continue the gradual and progressive recovery of economic activities.

Essential measures to prevent and control the spread of Covid-19 are maintained, as:

• Social distance;

• Mandatory wearing of individual masks;

• Passenger transport vehicles are only allowed to carry half the usual capacity and taxis can only carry three customers.



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