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Special coronavirus-related rules may apply during the Christmas period for family get-togethers, Gergely Gulyás, the Prime Minister’s chief of staff, told a parliamentary committee hearing, adding that the rules will be decided either at a cabinet meeting on Wednesday or on Dec. 9 at the latest.

Should We 'Forget Christmas' This Year due to Covid?
Should We 'Forget Christmas' This Year due to Covid?

The government has not yet announced details on new restrictions or easing of current ones for the Christmas period, because beforehand they want to analyze the data of the ongoing targeted mass screening. However, many people – including many young students studying abroad – are planning to return home for the Christmas holidays to spend […]Continue reading

Gulyás cited experts as saying that infections are expected to peak between early December and late January. He added that a third wave may be avoided due to the arrival of a vaccine.

In the featured photo: PMO Head Gergely Gulyás. Photo by Szilárd Koszticsák/MTI