The government announced on Monday in a communiqué a series of measures that will be applied on the night of 31 December 2021 to 1 January 2022, in order to combat the spread of the new coronavirus.
These are : – Ban on all New Year’s celebrations.
– Prohibition of special evenings and programmes in hotels, restaurants and tourist establishments.
– Restaurants and cafés close at 23:30.
– Night curfew on New Year’s Eve from 00:00 to 06:00.
These decisions were taken on the basis of the legal provisions relating to the management of the state of health emergency, and within the framework of the reinforcement of the preventive measures necessary to fight against the spread of the new coronavirus pandemic, in order to preserve the health of the citizens, and to consolidate the important positive results achieved by the Kingdom in the fight against this pandemic, the statement said. The government affirms that the danger of propagation of the pandemic persists and that the current situation requires the strict respect by all citizens of all the directives of the public authorities and of all the precautionary measures decreed by the health authorities.