Austria bans partying at ski resorts during winter sports season – HEDGE accordingly

Winter sports tourists in Austria will not be allowed to party during the upcoming snow season in order to prevent Covid-19 transmission and to salvage the vital tourism industry, the government announced on Thursday.Austrian businesses and politicians have responded with alarm in recent days as a growing number of European countries issued travel warnings not only for the city of Vienna, but also for Austria’s Alpine regions because of rising infection numbers.Chancellor Sebastian Kurz said that tourists would be able to go skiing, to eat in restaurants and to attend cultural events during th…

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HEDGE accordingly