Costa Rica will begin easing some coronavirus measures starting May 1, President Carlos Alvarado and Health Minister Daniel Salas announced Monday afternoon.
Theaters, gyms and athletic centers — which have been closed since March 18 — will be permitted to reopen during the week. But some of the country’s most impactful restrictions, including a ban on arriving tourists, will continue.
Read these linked articles in English on the Tico Times website:
How has Costa Rica contained the coronavirus? (The U.S. could learn something here and the long-term plan above, but your president is too proud to learn from anybody.)