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Ireland Lockdown: Hotel Bans and Closures Shut Down Tourism

Ireland Lockdown: Hotel Bans and Closures Shut Down Tourism

→ Stay at home order is in effect, except for work, education or another essential purpose, with all being asked to stay within a 5km radius of home. → Public transportation will be operating at 25% capacity and is reserved for essential reasons only. → Hotel stays for any casual, social, and/or tourism purposes are […]

Philippines Bans Flights From 20 Countries Over Fears Of New Virus Strain

Philippines Bans Flights From 20 Countries Over Fears Of New Virus Strain

The Travel Ban – Which Travelers Does It Effect? The ban issued by the Philippines applies to twenty different countries that span several different continents. The countries are Australia, Britain, Canada, Denmark, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Lebanon, the Netherlands, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland. Each of […]

Japan bans travellers from 152 countries as new coronavirus variant detected

Japan bans travellers from 152 countries as new coronavirus variant detected

Japan has banned the entry of foreign nationals from 152 countries as the new strain of coronavirus has reached its shores and the number of cases continues to rise. Just when we thought that travel is slowly returning, a new variant of the coronavirus has forced some countries to, once again, put up their walls […]

EU Calls For UK Travel Bans To Be Lifted

EU Calls For UK Travel Bans To Be Lifted

The UK is enduring a tough end to the year, as much of its population was plunged into a new, harsh lockdown following a rise in cases and the discovery of a new, rapid spreading variant of Covid-19. Whilst many countries blocked entry from Britain because of this new strain of the virus, the European […]

Australian States Announce New Travel Bans On Sydney

Australian States Announce New Travel Bans On Sydney

Tasmania All arrivals from Northern Beaches are temporarily banned from Monday December 21. Anyone travelling from the Greater Sydney Region after Monday must quarantine for 14 days on arrival. Victoria All arrivals from Sydney are temporarily banned from Monday December 21, including residents of Victoria. Checkpoints have been established on the border with New South […]

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 […]

COVID-19 Prohibition: Wales bans alcohol in pubs and bars

COVID-19 Prohibition: Wales bans alcohol in pubs and bars

Welsh First Minister Mark Drakeford announced new anti-COVID-19 measures that would ban alcohol sales in Wales’ pubs and bars, and require the establishments to close by 6pm. Only the takeaways and deliveries would be allowed ‘after hours’. Other entertainment venues, such as cinemas, bowling alleys, and skating rinks, will have to close outright. The new […]

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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