Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra on Wednesday announced that he has approved allowing economic activities on Sundays in the regions and provinces where there is no
"We are making the restrictions more flexible through a supreme decree that will be published tomorrow to make this announcement official. Although the restrictions will become more flexible in order to carry out trade-related activities and play sports outdoors, the prohibition on family or friend gatherings will remain in force
," he stressed.
Likewise, the top official announced that —as of Monday— nighttime curfew will begin at 11:00 p.m. instead of 10:00 p.m., as is currently happening.
"This will allow businesses to work one more hour (…)," he said.
Remarks were made during a meeting with representatives of the Association of Municipalities of Peru (AMPE), the Network of Urban and Rural Municipalities of Peru (Remurpe) and the National Assembly of Regional Governments (ANGR).
The event took place at Lima Convention Center.