The Minister of Health, Luis Francisco Sucre, affirmed this Wednesday, July 21, that he shares the proposal presented by the Association of Restaurants, Bars and Clubs of Panama (Arbyd), that only people who are vaccinated against the Covid-19.
"This proposal is excellent and we share it," said Sucre
, who stressed that they have met with the unions that represent businesses in this sector and that it is also important that each business begins to vaccinate its personnel and that the ministry will help in this option.
He stressed that this would guarantee that the trade is free of covid
and that some strategies can be facilitated and even help the population to go to these places.
“We have to go there, shops free of covid
. The national government supports them, this proposal is very good and we share it with them.”
The Arbyd proposal arises with the massive arrival of doses against the covid
to the country, starting this week and which also includes the lifting of the curfew and quarantines on Sundays in some districts of the country, as well as raising the capacity allowed in the premises.
did not specify what will be the immediate step to follow with this proposal or the options that will be evaluated.