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In the UK, the government has set out a four-step roadmap for relaxing coronavirus restrictions in England, including likely dates for reopening the hard-hit hospitality industry and non-essential retail. Here we gauge the reaction of businesses to a pathway out of the crisis:
New Zealand has confirmed two new coronavirus cases – the siblings of the case confirmed earlier on Tuesday, NewsHub reports.
One of the cases had been working at a K-Mart and 31 staff have now been identified as close contacts:
Therefore anyone who was at Kmart Botany, 500 Ti Rakau Drive, Botany Downs, at these times is considered a casual plus contact. If you are a casual plus contact, you are advised to immediately isolate at home and call Healthline on 0800 358 5453 for advice on isolation timeframes and testing requirements,” the ministry says.
Thirty-one staff at Kmart have already been identified as close contacts and are isolating and being provided with public health advice.