26 March 2020 – Only food stores/pharmacies open, cafes/restaurants takeaway only

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Type of Intervention: Executive Order
Sectors Involved: Business; Health
Intervention Categories: Adapting or closing offices, businesses, institutions and operations
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: Deputy Akim of Almaty

Overview: Only food stores and pharmacies will operate in Almaty. All non-food shopping facilities will be suspended: small shops, large shops that are outside shopping centers. In addition, sale of auto parts, flower pavilions. In the service sector, additionally: dry cleaners, laundries, photo salons, salons optics, pawnshops, real estate agencies, car washes and service stations. Only food stores and pharmacy chains in the trade sector will operate, although cafes and restaurants will continue to work for takeaways.
Full details here: https://www.coronavirus2020.kz/ru/s-26-marta-v-almaty-budut-rabotat-tol-ko-prodovol-stvennye-magaziny-i-apteki_a3629259?fbclid=IwAR0vA95J6JJxilPNV378EL5SxMQw8vKpNyF98FQ9JYIRoBis034pBePNOYw

Type of Justification: No justification given