Ireland set to rapidly drop almost all COVID-19 restrictions

21/1/2022 1:21:00 PM

Ireland set to rapidly drop almost all COVID-19 restrictions

Ireland set to rapidly drop almost all COVID-19 restrictions

DUBLIN: Ireland looked set to rapidly unwind almost all COVID-19 restrictions with ministers due to meet on Friday (Jan 21) to agree on a timetable after being given the all-clear by public health officials. Ireland had the second-highest incidence rate of COVID-19 in Europe just last week but also one of

DUBLIN: Ireland looked set to rapidly unwind almost all COVID-19 restrictions with ministers due to meet on Friday (Jan 21) to agree on a timetable after being given the all-clear by public health officials.Ireland had the second-highest incidence rate of COVID-19 in Europe just last week but also one of the continent's highest uptake of booster vaccines, which has helped keep the number of seriously ill people well below the previous peak.

An 8 pm curfew on the hospitality sector could be lifted as soon as this weekend, alongside the ditching of vaccine passes with capacity in indoor and outdoor venues also set to return to full capacity, including for next month's Six Nations rugby championship, local media reported.

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