Epidemic slowing, cabinet to debate reopening shops and services

The Czech Republic registered 3,301 new cases of Covid-19 on Monday, approximately 500 less than on the same day a week ago. The risk index is currently at 56 points out of 100, the reproduction number is at 0.8.  4,108 people are hospitalized with Covid-19, of which 888 are in a serious condition.

The government is due to meet on Thursday to decide about a further easing of restrictions. The reopening of shops and services is next up on the agenda.