RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The São Paulo state government decided to revert the quarantine restrictions from Emergency to Phase Red as of Monday, March 12th, valid until April 18th. In practice, little will change.
The biggest impact is the return of in-person classes, at 35% capacity. The São Paulo Championship soccer games, suspended since March 15th when the emergency phase went into effect, are now permitted, but without fans in the stadium.
The rest of the activities considered non-essential, such as shopping malls and street trade, are authorized for drive-thru and delivery systems. The red . . .