Hygienists published detailed instructions only hours before the new rules came into force.

Entrepreneurs had only a few hours to prepare for the biggest relaxation of measures adopted to slow the spread of the coronavirus. Hygienists published the detailed instructions for hoteliers, taxi services providers, hairdressers and shops only on May 5, shortly after 22:00.

Epidemiologists from the consultation group of PM Igor Matovič (OĽaNO) recommended on May 4 to speed up the reopening of economy and merged the second and third phase into one, starting on Wednesday.