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UK bans international travel until 17 May

UK bans international travel until 17 May

The post UK bans international travel until 17 May appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. In view of the spread of COVID-19, the UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced a ban on non-essential international travel from and to the country till at least 17 May. Though travel and aviation sectors have […]

Canada Bans All Cruise Ships Until February 2022

Canada Bans All Cruise Ships Until February 2022

Alghabra added that the move will give health officials the ability to focus on what matters most including study of the new Covid-19 variants and the vaccine rollout in Canada.  “As Canadians continue to do their part to reduce the spread of COVID-19, our government continues to work hard to ensure Canada’s transportation system remains safe, […]

Germany To Impose Several New Travel Bans This Weekend

Germany To Impose Several New Travel Bans This Weekend

The German government has moved to ban inbound travel from several different countries around the world, as the nation attempts to control the entry of mutated strains of Covid-19 across its borders. Germany is one of the most visited countries in the world, typically welcoming tens of millions of travelers per year.  However, the events […]

Portugal Extends Lockdown And Bans International Travel

Portugal Extends Lockdown And Bans International Travel

In a typical year, Portugal can expect to host more than 20 million travelers, with the country holding the honor of being the 10th most visited nation in Europe. However, the past year has been a year like no other, and the reality is in fact quite different. Instead of welcoming travelers to the tourist […]

Russia Lifts Travel Bans As Moscow Eases Restrictions

Russia Lifts Travel Bans As Moscow Eases Restrictions

The announcement made it clear that citizens of the four aforementioned countries, along with those who have a residence permit in the countries, are now able to enter Russia via air checkpoints. It was also revealed that the decision is reciprocal, with Russian travelers now also able to visit Finland, Vietnam, Qatar and India. Source […]

Netherlands Bans Flights From 17 Countries, Adds Unrealistic Testing Requirement

Netherlands Bans Flights From 17 Countries, Adds Unrealistic Testing Requirement

International Flight Ban The new international flight ban will be in place for at least one month and prohibits passenger flights coming from the UK, South Africa or any nation in South America. The temporary ban comes into effect on January 23, 2021 and stems from new and more infectious virus strains that have all […]

APAC nations begin to ease travel bans but hurdles remain

APAC nations begin to ease travel bans but hurdles remain

Asia-Pacific countries including Singapore, Australia and Japan are gradually easing some international travel restrictions as coronavirus cases slow, in hopes of helping to revive their economies. International travel in Asia has collapsed during the pandemic due to border closures, with passenger numbers down 97% in August. This was revealed by Association of Asia Pacific Airlines […]

China Bans Italians from Entry

China Bans Italians from Entry

Due to the current spread of COVID-19 in Italy, China bans Italians temporarily from entry for citizens residing in Italy in possession of Chinese visas and residence permits “for work, private business and family reunification”. This was reported in a note published on the website of the Chinese embassy in Rome, specifying that the same […]

Turkey bans street smoking over COVID-19 concerns

Turkey bans street smoking over COVID-19 concerns

Due to the increase in the number of cases of COVID-19 in Turkey, the country’s authorities have introduced a ban on smoking on crowded streets and at public transport stops. New law comes into force on November 12. It is clarified that, according to a previously issued circular, citizens are required to wear protective masks […]

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