Since 14. march the Danish borders has been closed.
Despite the pressure from both Germany and Sweden to reopen borders for tourists, the government of denmark with Mette Frederiksen at the head stood firm. The prime minister would first sign off on the border issue Friday 29. may.
It means that the hard-pressed tourism industry with both excitement and nervousness for weeks have looked forward to the presentation of the government's grænseplan today.
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With the Sun and the Beach, which the landlord Danish holiday homes, hopes that the government will open the border as soon as possible. Photo: Claus Fisker/Ritzau Scanpix
Open the border in the morning
Especially feriehusudlejere over the country are waiting anxiously for an announcement from the government about whether Denmark's borders soon reopened to tourists.
Per Dam, who is the manager of the rental company the Sun and the Beach, as a landlord 6500 homes, crossing my fingers for an immediate reopening.
- I hope that we will have an opening for Germany as soon as possible and would very much like Saturday, says the director of the company with its head office in the west jutland town of Blokhus.
the borders are closed to foreign tourists until 31. may, so now itching feriehusbranchen for answers on what needs to be done.
Turistdirektøren believe that it will be safe to reopen the border for the German tourists is already Saturday.
- There is no one who wants us to have the infection into the country. But the germans have the like us track of the infection. So there I see no risk. When we have opened for the germans, can Norway follow. And so Sweden, when they have got the hang of smittetrykket, says Per Dam.
He says that the company has many German customers in the pipe every day, asking for the situation.
- We have tried to maintain the foreign guests, who should have been here, while the border has been closed, by giving them a free voucher, he says, and continues:
- Now call many and ask when we are opening, and whether they can use their ious, says Per Dam.
In the Ministry of foreign affairs confirms presseteamet to Ekstra Bladet, that the government on Friday will convene a press conference. Prime minister's office has not yet returned with a specific time.
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