New regulations enter into effect on Monday
Face masks to be made mandatory at restaurants
The new regulations enter into effect on November 2, Robert Kiss told a press conference.
Under the new rules, members of the public will be required to wear masks at entertainment venues, restaurants and in catering facilities at sporting events. Masks will only be allowed to be removed for eating and drinking, Kiss said.
He noted that mask-wearing is currently obligatory in shops, on public transport and in cinemas, theatres, shopping malls, health-care and social-care facilities, at sporting events and public offices.