Fines doubled for lockdown rule breakers

By TPN/Lusa, in News, Algarve · 14-01-2021 18:00:00 · 0 Comments

Passengers arriving at national airports who refuse to undergo Covid-testing will be liable for fines ranging from 300 to 800 euros.

Fines for those breaking the new lockdown rules are to be doubled. Under new regulations, people found not to be wearing face masks when required to do so can now be slapped with fines of up to 1,000 euros. Businesses where workers are clocking-in when working from home is possible, could be hit with fines of over 60,000 euros, though penalties start at 2,000 euros. Passengers arriving at national airports who refuse to undergo Covid-testing will be liable for fines ranging from 300 to 800 euros.



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