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Israel Extends National Lockdown As Virus Continues To Spread

Israel Extends National Lockdown As Virus Continues To Spread

Israel’s lockdown comes with strict restrictions that are designed at minimizing the potential for the virus to spread further. Gatherings in a closed area are limited to five, whilst open spaces are limited to a party of 10. Employees are made to work from home where possible, and transport services are operating at 50% capacity. […]

Dubai effective approach to beat the virus

Dubai effective approach to beat the virus

Dubai moved to be a model in countering the COVID-19 virus with vaccination centers, a massive stimulus package and comprehensive health insurance for all airline passengers. Continue reading Dubai effective approach to beat the virus at eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online. The post Dubai effective approach to beat the virus appeared first on […]

Brisbane lifts virus lockdown

Brisbane lifts virus lockdown

Australia’s third-largest city has lifted stay-at-home orders, after mass testing and tracing across Brisbane found no new coronavirus cases despite fears over a contagious strain entering the community. More than two million people were ordered into a snap lockdown last week after a cleaner at a quarantine hotel contracted the UK variant of Covid-19 from […]

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 […]

France eases UK travel ban over virus

France eases UK travel ban over virus

France has relaxed the temporary UK travel ban introduced after a new variant of coronavirus emerged, the prime minister’s office said. EU nationals and residents of EU countries have been allowed to enter provided they can show a negative Covid-19 test no more than 72 hours old. The tests must be of a type capable […]

UK Imposes South Africa Travel Ban Due To New Virus Strain

UK Imposes South Africa Travel Ban Due To New Virus Strain

According to the British Health Secretary Matt Hancock, it is more transmissible than the strain that has seen many countries close their borders to the UK, and cases have already been detected in the UK. South Africa’s daily Covid-19 case numbers have risen once more towards the 10,000 figure, a figure that has largely been […]

More Countries Ban UK Due To New Virus Strain

More Countries Ban UK Due To New Virus Strain

The emergence of a new strain of COVID-19 in England has prompted several European countries to ban flights arriving from the UK, causing travel chaos as the Christmas holiday period begins. The flight cancellations and travel restrictions come as Europe prepares for a Christmas in lockdown, with most countries discouraging travel over the holiday period […]

Netherlands Blocks UK Flights As More Infectious Strain of Virus Spreads

Netherlands Blocks UK Flights As More Infectious Strain of Virus Spreads

Scientists are yet to test the new mutation fully, but they don’t expect it to be more severe or resistant to the vaccines available, so it is unlikely to affect any future vaccine-related travel allowances. However, the response of the Netherlands might be one that’s followed by other countries close to the UK – cutting […]

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