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Travel restrictions on Business Route 1 southbound Monday and Tuesday

The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation announced that construction of the nearly completed new Route 1 Northbound Bridge over the Old Lincoln Freeway (Commercial Route 1) will cause traffic stoppages on the Old Lincoln Freeway and rail lines adjacent to Middletown this week. Motorists are advised that Monday and Tuesday, from 8 p.m. to 5 a.m. […]

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China announced easing restrictions on international travel

One of the world’s largest economies has announced that it is easing some of its travel restrictions. On Friday November 11, 2022, China announced the adjustment of several of its strict travel policies related to Covid-19. Here’s what you need to know. BEIJING, CHINA – NOVEMBER 14: An epidemic control worker wears protective gear while […]

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Asian airlines welcome easing of China travel restrictions, but no schedule changes expected

Asian airline executives reacted positively to China’s move to ease inbound travel procedures, but said the announcement would not trigger immediate changes to their flight schedules. “It’s always encouraging to get updates like this, especially from China, which is a big market for Malaysia. We hope the reopening momentum continues,” said Izham Ismail, CEO of […]

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Business booming for CAA Sask. following the lifting of travel restrictions

It’s been almost a month since the federal government lifted its COVID-19 travel restrictions for people entering Canada, and business couldn’t be better for CAA Saskatchewan. Terry Kazas is the general manager of travel services for CAA Saskatchewan and says they’ve been busy with travelers booking this long-awaited vacation. “Since the travel restrictions were lifted, […]

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As travel restrictions ease, Art Week Tokyo has flipped the script by flying VIPs straight to galleries. Many dealers preferred it

Foreign visitors to this year’s Tokyo Art Week – the first time many culture vultures have been able to visit Japan’s capital since the pandemic began – were taken on a whirlwind bus tour 48 hours in nearly two dozen galleries plus half a dozen museums and private collections. Participating local galleries said they were […]

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‘Discriminatory’: Democrats Urge Israel to End West Bank Travel Restrictions | american foreign policy

Twenty members of Congress have called on US Secretary of State Antony Blinken to demand that Israel end ‘discriminatory’ travel restrictions against Palestinian-Americans visiting family in the occupied territories and the Palestinian territories. American citizens who criticize Israeli government policies. The letter comes as Israel attempts to negotiate entry to the US Visa Waiver Program, […]

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Increasingly problematic travel restrictions weigh on Rakhine State

Myanmar’s military regime has tightened travel restrictions in North Rakhine State, where tensions continue to escalate between the army and the Rakhine Army (AA). Since fresh fighting erupted in August, the junta has imposed travel restrictions on the Ponnagyun-Rathedaung, Agnumaw-Maungdaw and Yaychanbyin-Agnumaw routes. The Shwe Pyi Tan ferry service, which operates an extensive network of […]

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Australia travel restrictions: how to organize a safe business trip during the pandemic

Entry requirements, isolation and quarantine procedures, mobility and vaccination policy. Our guide to Australia’s current travel restrictions for your business activities. Australia’s travel restrictions have been eased since the Covid-19 pandemic situation stabilized across the country. The Australian government has implemented measures to safeguard the health of its citizens and the vaccination campaign has been […]

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Macau travel restrictions continue to hit Las Vegas Sands

Travel restrictions in Macau continued to weigh on profits at Las Vegas Sands Corp., but resilience in Singapore made company officials optimistic as they reported third-quarter results on Wednesday. The company reported a net loss of $239 million, 31 cents per share, on revenue of $1 billion for the quarter that ended Sept. 30. A […]

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Emmer and his GOP colleagues urge Biden to end travel restrictions for visiting Canadians

President Joe Biden should end all COVID-related travel restrictions for Canadians visiting the United States, U.S. Representative Tom Emmer (R-MN) and other Republican members of the Minnesota delegation said. “The ongoing restrictions at our Canadian border are not supported by science or necessary for public health. They should have ended a long time ago,” Rep. […]

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Tour operators expect a good season after government lifts travel restrictions

Inbound tour operators in Bangladesh are expecting a good season this winter as overseas leisure tourists have booked trips after two years of travel restrictions prompted by the Covid-19 pandemic. Most of these travelers come from Japan, Italy, England, Germany, France, Australia and some other Asian countries, according to tour operators. Bangladesh lifted all types […]

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Tourists flock to Japan after travel restrictions lifted

Streams of foreign tourists began arriving in Japan on Tuesday for the first day of the lifting of border restrictions, which had been in place for more than two years to curb the coronavirus pandemic. Travelers are expected to provide a much-needed 5 trillion yen ($35 billion) boost to the world’s third-largest economy. And the […]

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As travel restrictions ease, CBSA reminds Canadians not to cross the border with cannabis

Breadcrumb Links New ‘Don’t bring it. Don’t take it off’ FILE: A Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) sign. / Photo by Jeff McIntosh /THE CANADIAN PRESS FILES Content of the article Ahead of the Thanksgiving long weekend and as travel restrictions ease, the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) is reminding Canadians not to cross the […]

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COVID-19 travel restrictions eased in many countries

Due to various factors, including epidemiological, economic and political considerations, many countries are dropping their travel restrictions related to the COVID-19 pandemic. Some of the last remaining conservative COVID countries are opening up, which holds promise for resuming international travel and giving employers the flexibility to send their employees who cannot be vaccinated on assignment […]

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October 2022 Global Travel Restrictions Update

October is an exciting travel month. Northern destinations show the change of season, with fall colors coming out while warmer climes no longer have sultry highs during the day. Travel restrictions remain minimal. It is also easier to travel to Canada. However, several threats still exist. Colorful leaves on maple trees during the fall season […]

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South Korea lifts all COVID travel restrictions

The decision was made taking into account the gradual decline in infections in the country Starting this Saturday – October 1 – visitors to Korea are no longer required to undergo PCR tests upon arrival. The announcement was made by health authorities in South Korea on Friday, given the gradual decline in infections in the […]

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Barbados has just lifted all of its travel restrictions

Traveling to Barbados is now like before the pandemic. The island has officially lifted all of its travel health restrictions, the destination announced this week. This means that there are no more testing requirements to visit Barbados, whether you are vaccinated or not. And that also means that no proof of vaccination is required either. […]

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Follow Canada’s lead in easing COVID-19 travel restrictions, US lawmakers urge

WASHINGTON — Lawmakers in the northern United States applaud reports that Canada is set to drop COVID-19 vaccination rules for foreign visitors and want President Joe Biden’s administration to do the same . Montana Senator Jon Tester, a Democrat, wrote to Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas this week urging him to lift the requirement to […]

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New Brunswick border businesses hope easing travel restrictions will boost visitors

The federal government plans to drop its border requirements for COVID-19 vaccines by the end of September and make the ArriveCan app optional. However, New Brunswick border businesses that rely on Americans say the damage is already done. “If that happens, we may resume promoting our business to local Americans who have been unable to […]

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Cook Islands drops all remaining COVID travel restrictions – Travel Weekly

The Cook Islands has dropped the last of its COVID restrictions for incoming travelers with the removal of all COVID vaccination requirements. Announcing the decision, Cook Islands Prime Minister Mark Brown described the withdrawal as another step to recovering what COVID-19 has taken away. “The removal of these latest restrictions means that as a country […]

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Cook Islands drops Covid vaccine requirement during latest pandemic travel restrictions

Rarotonga is removing all travel restrictions for arrivals. Photo / Tourism in the Cook Islands The Cook Islands says it has dropped all vaccine requirements, reverting to pre-Covid-19 travel and entry requirements. On Wednesday, the Prime Minister’s Office announced that this weekend it would remove all remaining travel restrictions related to Covid-19. From September 16, […]

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New Zealand lifts all travel restrictions

New Zealand has lifted all pandemic travel restrictions, including vaccination and testing requirements, Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced this week. Citing low case numbers and hospitalizations, expanded access to antiviral drugs and a “well-vaccinated” population, New Zealand ended its COVID-19 protection framework that kept visitors away from the start of 2020. . As of September […]

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Higgins wants cross-border travel restrictions lifted | Local News

U.S. Representative Brian Higgins says now is the time to lift cross-border restrictions to help ease travel between the U.S. and Canada in hopes of bolstering the region’s tourism economy in the wake of COVID-19 . Following a Wednesday meeting in Niagara Falls with tourism leaders from Niagara and Erie counties, the Buffalo Democrat said […]

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Antigua and Barbuda lifts all travel restrictions related to COVID-19

Antigua and Barbuda, among the Caribbean’s most popular tourist destinations, is once again fully open for business after announcing the lifting of all travel restrictions that were enacted as a result of the pandemic, according to the Caribbean Journal. trendy now THE ADVERTISEMENT Visitors will no longer need to present proof of vaccination or a […]

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Indonesia: authorities tighten restrictions on domestic travel as of August 28 / update 124

Event Authorities tightened restrictions on domestic long-distance travel from August 28. Most people aged 18 and over who wish to travel intercity must now have received a booster dose of COVID-19. People with medical conditions preventing them from receiving COVID-19 vaccines are exempt from the policy but must present a medical certificate when traveling. Foreign […]

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Japan relaxes covid testing rule, but strict travel restrictions remain

Comment this story Comment TOKYO — Japan announced on Wednesday it would end the requirement for vaccinated travelers to take a coronavirus test to enter the country, a gradual step toward reviving a hard-hit tourism industry, but it comes while other restrictions continue to deter visitors. After adopting some of the strictest border measures during […]

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Cayman Islands lifts all travel restrictions related to COVID-19

Have you packed your bags but don’t know which city to visit next? Head to the Cayman Islands. In the recent travel update, the Cayman Islands removed all covid-19 travel restrictions and opened its borders to tourists for the first time in two years. According to the Cayman Islands Tourism Department, from today visitors no […]

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Gatwick returns to profit as travel restrictions ease – Reuters

Gatwick returned to profit after travel restrictions were eased this year. Britain’s second-largest airport also said it did not need to extend capacity restrictions beyond the end of August as it resumes normal business operations. Gatwick made EBITDA profit of £148.3m in the first half of 2022 and after-tax profit of £50.6m. This is a […]

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Travel restrictions: the best places in the world with and without entry requirements

Travel restrictions related to the COVID-19 pandemic and entry requirements for international travelers are relaxed or completely eliminated around the world more than two years after the start of the global health crisis. Nevertheless, traveling abroad is still not as easy to achieve as it was before the pandemic. Many of the world’s most visited […]

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Are travel restrictions in Europe really over? What we learned during Covid

The entrance to the Port of Dover in the UK on December 21, 2020 – what have we learned after 2 years … [+] travel restrictions? AFP via Getty Images Since Europe first implemented Covid-19 related travel restrictions, it’s been an incredibly hectic two years in the travel world (sometimes just in terms of quiet). […]

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Tui losses plummet thanks to looser travel restrictions

Tui cuts losses as eased travel restrictions revive tourism, but airport chaos delays group profitability The German leisure group revealed a loss of €331.2 million in the second quarter A total of 5.3 million people left with Tui between April and the end of June Flight disruption prevented company from posting underlying profit By Harry […]

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Mauritius lifts all Covid travel restrictions

Mauritius has lifted all Covid-19 related travel restrictions and is welcoming all guests, according to the Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority. The authority said customers are no longer required to test or self-isolate to enjoy holidays in Mauritius. The successful acceleration of the country’s vaccination program has enabled Mauritius to progress with full reopening and welcome […]

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August 2022 travel restrictions related to Covid-19 and Monkeypox

This summer is still the perfect time to travel as there are minimal travel restrictions for both domestic and international travel. However, not all countries are open to leisure travel. Additionally, your vaccination status may also prevent entry to certain destinations. Tourists enjoy the day at Jibacoa beach in Mayabeque province, Cuba, August 1, 2022. […]

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France ends all Covid-19 travel restrictions and tests

Since August 1, there are no more covid-related travel restrictions to visit France Getty It was one of the last European countries to do so, but this month France rolled back all of its Covid-19 travel restrictions and testing requirements for all travelers entering the country. Crucially, France has emerged from the state of emergency […]

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Final lifting of COVID travel restrictions

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Monday that New Zealand was now “open for business”, hours after the country completed the final stage of the gradual reopening of its borders. Why is it important: New Zealand closed its border to most foreign visitors in March 2020 as COVID-19 spread and the government implemented some of […]

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The local gambling and tourism sector could rebound quickly after the easing of travel restrictions – Industry representatives

Macao SAR’s tourism market could see a recovery similar to that reported in Las Vegas following the removal of travel restrictions, given existing pent-up demand, gaming and industry representatives noted. ‘aviation. The France Macau Chamber of Commerce (FMCC) hosted a webinar today, featuring Andrew Klebanow, Co-Founder and Senior Partner of C3 Gaming, and Celia Lao, […]

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IATA: Canadian government must urgently remove COVID-19 travel restrictions

Pierre Cerda CANADA – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is once again calling on the Canadian government to urgently end the current travel restrictions related to COVID-19. These are now out of step with the global trend of lifting travel restrictions and are partly responsible for the continued delays and disruptions affecting air travelers […]

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Government ‘not sure’ if Covid international travel restrictions worked – Business Traveler

The Public Accounts Committee has criticized the government’s handling of travel restrictions during the Covid-19 pandemic. In a report published today, the Committee says that while managing cross-border travel was a key part of the health measures introduced by the government during the pandemic, “despite spending at least £486 million on implementation of its traffic […]

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Eased travel restrictions draw home buyers to Shangri-La

The view from a room at Oil Nut Bay in the British Virgin Islands, one of the destinations where … [+] Americans have resumed the hunt for vacation homes. Oil Nut Berry Although the impact of the latest variants of Covid can and will be debated, it is evident that the travel restrictions that have […]

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No need to impose Marburg virus travel restrictions, follow Covid-19 safety protocols – WHO

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), although some cases of Marburg virus have been recorded in Ghana, there is no need to impose a travel restriction. Ghana and Guinea have recorded new cases of the deadly virus, putting other West African countries on red alert. The WHO Representative in the country, Dr. […]

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No need to impose travel restrictions on Marburg virus, follow Covid-19 safety protocols – WHO

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), although some cases of Marburg virus have been recorded in Ghana, there is no need to impose a travel restriction. Ghana and Guinea have recorded new cases of the deadly virus, putting other West African countries on red alert. The WHO Representative in the country, Dr. […]

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Everything you need to know about travel restrictions in Spain

Covid Scotland: Everything you need to know about travel restrictions in Spain Calendar An icon of a desktop calendar. to cancel An icon of a circle with a diagonal line across it. Caret A right-pointing solid arrow icon. E-mail An icon of a paper envelope. Facebook An icon of Facebook’s “f” mark. Google An icon […]

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Australia lifts remaining travel restrictions related to COVID-19 | app

Travelers to Australia can visit the country without worrying about COVID-19 travel restrictions starting July 6. “As more and more of us travel overseas and become more confident in managing our risk of COVID, our airports are getting busier,” said Clare O’Neil, Minister of Interior. “Removing these requirements will not only reduce delays at our […]

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China begins to ease restrictions on business travel

In short Entering the third year of the fight against COVID-19, China has started easing business travel restrictions and waived the PU letter requirement for business visa applications. Since the end of May 2022, China has made several adjustments to its policies to facilitate inbound travel to China. The main changes have been made to: […]

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Relief and gratitude at Saudi decision to lift restrictions on direct travel to Lebanon

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia’s decision to scrap COVID-19-related restrictions for passengers flying from Lebanon will give a big boost to air traffic between Beirut, Riyadh and Jeddah, an industry leader said on Friday. Jean Abboud, head of the Syndicate of Tourism and Travel Agencies, told Arab News that airlines have started scheduling their flights […]

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Are there still travel restrictions in July 2022?

Relatively few countries currently have travel restrictions and pre-travel requirements for international travel. Some places are more accessible since the beginning of the month. Here are the latest Covid-19 travel protocol changes you need to know for July 2022. 06 July 2022, Berlin: People walk through the main station in the morning. Today is the […]

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Australia lifts remaining travel restrictions related to COVID-19

Travelers to Australia can visit the country without worrying about COVID-19 travel restrictions from July 6, 2022. “As more and more of us travel abroad and as we grow more confident in managing our risk of COVID, our airports are getting busier and busier,” said the Home Secretary, Clare O’Neill. “Removing these requirements will not […]

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Thailand ends nearly all travel restrictions

Thailand ends almost all travel restrictions. (credits: Google) Thailand’s color-coded restrictions system is no longer used. A Covid-19 vaccination certificate / professionally performed antigen test is required for entry. Phuket, Koh Samui and northern Thailand have seen the biggest increases in tourist arrivals this year. Travelers curious about what it’s like to visit Thailand right […]

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Myanmar’s OFW community appeals for travel restrictions to be lifted

MANILA, Philippines — The Community of Overseas Filipino Workers (OFW) in Myanmar has called on the Philippine government to ease travel restrictions, citing missed opportunities, a desire to see their families and a sense of “safer” more d one year since the February 2021 army seized power in the country. The community, which included both […]

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Israel delays West Bank travel restrictions in apparent gesture to Joe Biden | Israel

Israel has delayed implementing tough rules limiting the ability of foreigners to enter and stay in the occupied West Bank, in what is seen as a move towards Joe Biden ahead of the US president’s visit to the Middle East next month. A statement from the High Court on Wednesday said the new rules would […]

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Trinidad and Tobago: easing of travel restrictions related to COVID-19 as of June 29 /update 39

June 29, 2022 | 14:21 UTC Trinidad and Tobago officials eased the country’s COVID-19 related restrictions starting June 29. enter exit transportation health BTT Event Since June 29, authorities in Trinidad and Tobago have eased the country’s COVID-19 travel restrictions, while keeping their minimum domestic restrictions unchanged. Under current guidelines, travelers entering from overseas are […]

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China eases travel restrictions related to COVID-19

U.S. stocks rose on Tuesday as investors assessed steps taken by China to ease its tough COVID-19 restrictions. The country has said it will halve the time in isolation required by new arrivals to its country, a sign that China is serious about reviving the growth of its economy. Additionally, Shanghai and Beijing reported no […]

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Air Charter Service predicts travel restrictions could last for the next two years

A major aircraft charter broker, Air Charter Service, predicts that Covid-related travel restrictions will remain in place for the next two years in one form or another. The company has been tracking the situation live over the past two years for its online guide to travel restrictions, giving it insight into the changes on a […]

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Pmla court refuses to ease travel restrictions for Bizman Gv Reddy | Bombay News

MUMBAI: In a sternly worded order, a special PMLA court refuses to ease travel conditions imposed on businessman GV Sanjay Red when granting him bail in the money laundering case of Rs 509 crore, and said that if such requests are granted, there will be no checks on the conduct of the accused and no […]

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South Africa removes all remaining COVID-19 travel restrictions

The South African government took the decision on Wednesday evening to remove all of the country’s remaining pandemic-era restrictions, after the Presidential Coordinating Council and Cabinet determined they had served their purpose and did not were no longer needed. For travellers, the main change is the removal of vaccination and testing requirements for entry into […]

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Thailand: Authorities to further ease restrictions on domestic and international travel from July 1 /update 74

June 20, 2022 | 07:44 UTC Thailand will waive the requirement for arrivals to have a Thailand Pass from July 1. All provinces will move to the less strict green zones. enter exit health transportation HAT Event Authorities will further ease various domestic and international travel restrictions related to COVID-19 from July 1. Authorities will […]

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Saudi Arabia lifts COVID-19 travel restrictions to Turkey

Saudi Arabia on Monday lifted coronavirus-related travel restrictions on its citizens traveling to Turkey, India, Ethiopia and Vietnam, state news agency SPA reported. Last month, Saudi Arabia banned its citizens from traveling to 16 countries due to the COVID-19 outbreak. The list included Lebanon, Syria, Turkey, Iran, Afghanistan, India, Yemen, Somalia, Ethiopia, Democratic Republic of […]

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Affordable and longer roaming services offered as global travel restrictions ease

Prepare your passports and prepare for the reopening of international travel. When you’re exploring the world, you don’t have to worry about overseas connectivity, because Globe Roaming has the data packages to suit you, whether it’s for a 3 or 30 day stay. Japan is now accepting travelers from the Philippines, which is among 98 […]

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Argentina: Authorities ease national COVID-19 measures and international travel restrictions as of June 17/update 48

June 17, 2022 | 14:11 UTC Argentinian authorities are easing national COVID-19 measures and international travel restrictions from June 17. enter exit health transportation AR Event Argentinian authorities have eased the country’s international travel restrictions and domestic COVID-19 measures as of June 17. Travelers are no longer required to be vaccinated or provide a negative […]

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Thailand removes most Covid travel restrictions

Say “sawadee (hello) Thailand!” — from July 1, 2022, you will only need either proof of vaccination or a negative Covid test to travel to the land of smiles. Wearing a mask outside is also no longer mandatory. Thailand, Bangkok, Ayutthaya, Buddha Statues in a Row at Wat Yai Chai Mongkhon, Mother and Daughter … […]

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Canada Travel Restrictions: Drop ArriveCan Says Border Mayors

WASHINGTON- It’s time to say goodbye to the ArriveCan app, say border town mayors, tourism industry leaders and others who complain that Canada’s strict COVID-19 rules for international travelers encourage potential US visitors to spend their tourist dollars at home. Two Ontario mayors whose towns depend on cross-border tourism — Mike Bradley of Sarnia and […]

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Cathay sees continued pressure from Hong Kong travel restrictions | New

Hong Kong travel restrictions continue to hamper flag carrier Cathay Pacific’s traffic performance, but there are marginal signs of improvement, including a narrower half-year loss forecast. Recent adjustments to Hong Kong travel restrictions began impacting traffic figures in May, the airline said. During the month, it carried 57,982 passengers, more than double the number carried […]

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Can I travel to Italy from the United States? – Forbes Advisor

Editorial Note: We earn a commission on partner links on Forbes Advisor. Commissions do not affect the opinions or ratings of our editors. Although the pandemic is not over, travel between Italy and the United States is open. But vaccination and testing requirements make it necessary to prepare before you go on a trip. Additionally, […]

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Dropping COVID-19 travel restrictions could be a boon to Florida’s economy

ORLANDO, Florida. – The Biden administration has announced that starting June 12 at midnight, international travelers coming to the United States will no longer need a negative COVID-19 test to enter the country. Travelers flying to Cancun from Orlando International Airport said they were relieved to learn that COVID-19 testing restrictions for travel had been […]

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International travelers can skip the test

International travel is about to get a whole lot easier. The Biden administration announced Friday that the United States will no longer require pre-departure COVID-19 testing to enter the country starting Sunday. The requirement will be lifted at 12:01 a.m. ET, according to a senior administration official. The rule change comes more than a year […]

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America’s COVID travel restrictions make little sense – Greeley Tribune

Although travel restrictions have been lifted in many countries, the federal government still requires all international travelers to present a negative COVID-19 test within a day of travel. On the face of it, this well-intentioned policy may seem sensible since we all want to reduce the spread and protect the most vulnerable among us. But […]

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Europe travel restrictions, Covid-19 testing requirements, by country, for June

Ferragudo in Algarve, Portugal – one of the few EU countries to still have travel restrictions in … [+] square Getty While many European countries have removed Covid-19 related travel restrictions, including Italy for June, there are some countries where it is still mandatory to test and carry Covid-19 vaccination or recovery certificates. 19. Here’s […]

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Travel restrictions at the Canada-US border: what you need to know

With COVID-19 border restrictions expected to remain in place for at least a month, some Canadians may need an overview of these rules. The Public Health Agency of Canada has announced that several pandemic restrictions will be extended at Canada’s airports and land borders, including vaccination orders, random COVID-19 testing and mandatory use of the […]

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US COVID travel restrictions make little sense – The Denver Post

Although travel restrictions have been lifted in many countries, the federal government still requires all international travelers to present a negative COVID-19 test within a day of travel. On the face of it, this well-intentioned policy may seem sensible since we all want to reduce the spread and protect the most vulnerable among us. But […]

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June 2022 Travel Restrictions Update

The peak summer travel season is in full swing. As a result, many countries are easing their Covid-19 travel restrictions as the world “gets back to normal” this year. Here are the current entry protocols for several popular destinations. Britain’s Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall and Britain’s Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge travel in a … [+] […]

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Opposition motion to remove travel restrictions denied in House

The Conservative Party’s attempt to overturn the Liberal government’s strong stance on travel restrictions for Canadians has been defeated. On Monday afternoon, the CPC motion “Rules and Service Levels for Travel” was defeated 202 to 117. Result of the vote: the @CPC_HQ #OppositionMotion (Rules and Service Levels for Travel) was rejected. #cdnpoli Yes: 117 ✅No: […]

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Genting Malaysia’s net loss in 1QFY22 narrows as travel restrictions ease

KUALA LUMPUR (May 26): Genting Malaysia Bhd’s net loss for the first quarter ended March 31, 2022 (1QFY22) narrowed to RM126.53 million from RM483.59 million a year ago, while revenue nearly tripled to RM1.72 billion from RM623.35 million. As a result, the loss per share fell from 8.55 sen to 2.24 sen. In a stock […]

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Hyderabad travel restrictions for PM Modi’s visit to ISB

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit the Indian School of Business (ISB) in Gachibowli on Thursday. Hyderabad Police said there will be traffic restrictions on the city’s roads, which will be in effect between 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. To avoid any inconvenience to cumulators, Cyberabad Police have advised the management of the offices located […]

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Modi urges Japanese PM to further ease travel restrictions on Indians

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today raised with his Japanese counterpart Fumio Kishida the issue of further easing travel restrictions to facilitate quarantine-free entry into Japan for travelers from India with vaccination certificates Covaxin and Covishield. The two leaders also agreed to work jointly to implement their decision to have 5 trillion yen in public and […]

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Anthony Albanese says ‘our borders are closed’ despite lifting travel restrictions three months ago

Anthony Albanese has suffered another gaffe, repeatedly claiming ‘our borders are closed’ as Australians prepare to go to the polls. Labor leader Anthony Albanese has come under fire after saying Australia’s borders were closed despite the lifting of international travel restrictions in February. The Labor campaign has been plagued by multiple blunders and mistakes by […]

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Biden eases Cuba travel restrictions: What travelers need to know

NOTFive years ago, the Trump administration implemented policies that severely restricted travel between the United States and Cuba. On Monday, the Biden administration decided to roll back some of those measures and make travel between the two countries a little easier again. The US State Department released a statement that among new measures the Biden […]

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Additional measures to provide timely passport services to Canadians as travel restrictions ease around the world

GATINEAUQC, May 17, 2022 /CNW/ – With the easing of pandemic-related restrictions around the world, interest in travel is increasing among Canadians, and the demand for new or renewed passports is growing along with it. A service Canada is experiencing increases in passport processing times and is responding by prioritizing those with imminent travel and […]

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RTL Today – Eased travel restrictions: Emirates airline announces annual loss “significantly” less than 1.1 billion dollars

Emirates airline reported a “significantly reduced” annual loss of $1.1 billion on Friday, down from $5.5 billion a year earlier, as pandemic travel restrictions ease. Losses amounted to 3.9 billion dirhams ($1.1 billion) in the 2021-22 fiscal year ending March, with revenue up 91% as the airline grew its global capacity and restored flights, Emirates […]

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Countries ease COVID travel restrictions

Countries around the world continue to ease international COVID-related travel restrictions, with the European Union dropping its mask mandate for air travelers starting next week. And COVID travel warnings are also removed. Last month, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention removed all remaining countries from its “Do Not Travel” list. “More and more people […]

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The latest entry rules –

With a coastline of over 9,300 kilometers, a mix of colorful and interesting cities and some of the most breathtaking nature on the continent, Mexico is high on the wish list of many intrepid travelers. In fact, Mexico is the 2nd most visited country in the Americas, with 45 million international tourist arrivals in 2019 […]

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Moncton airport tries to take off as travel restrictions ease – New Brunswick

After two turbulent years due to pandemic-related travel restrictions and economic fallout, the new CEO of the Greater Moncton Roméo LeBlanc International Airport is hoping interest in aviation picks up. “The parking lot is full, it looks like an airport again,” Courtney Burns said in an interview Monday. Burns currently serves as the airport’s director […]

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Travel restrictions on international music tours to be eased – The UBJ

Under new rules, UK carriers working on music concerts, sporting events and cultural events will be able to make unlimited international travel. According to the government, UK specialist carriers have been limited to three EU stops per tour since Brexit. However, they will be able to travel freely between the UK, EU and other countries […]

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May 2022 Travel Restrictions Update

May is usually the last chance of the spring travel season to cut travel costs and avoid the summer vacation crowds. While the omicron BA.2 sub-variant remains a threat, many international destinations have eased restrictions to attract foreign visitors. ATHENS, GREECE – APRIL 28: Visitors take photos at Areios Pagos hill, right next to Acropolis […]

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Flight Center (ASX:FLT) earnings rebound as travel restrictions ease globally

Travel retailer, Flight Center Travel Group Limited (ASX:FLT), said it returned to EBITDA profit in March 2022. March 2022 went exceptionally well for Flight Center as its total transaction value (TTV) rose, it generated positive cash flow and maintained a strong liquidity position. Flight Center reportedly said the removal or easing of travel restrictions in […]

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Easing of travel restrictions in Africa sets the stage for large-scale energy events

Photo by John McArthur on Unsplash In order to control the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020, global measures have been implemented to reduce social gatherings and economic activity to limit the potential for exposure. Economies have taken a hit, and Africa has not been spared. Now, as the pace of vaccinations increases and […]

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China’s Covid travel restrictions add to economic pain

China’s zero-Covid policy risks creating even greater economic damage, experts have warned, despite the Omicron wave receding in several regions. Covid-19 cases in six provinces including Shanghai, Heilongjiang and Jilin have plummeted in the past seven days after many residents were barred from leaving their homes for weeks, suggesting the worst of the Omicron outbreak […]

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Biometric passports help lift EU travel restrictions for citizens of Qatar and Kuwait

TECH5 URL: https://tech5.ai/ TECH5 is an international technology company founded by biometrics industry experts, focused on developing disruptive biometric and digital identification solutions through the application of AI and machine learning technologies. TECH5’s target markets include both the public and private sectors with products powering civil ID, digital ID, as well as authentication solutions that […]

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Japanese government adviser plans to propose easing of travel restrictions for tourists: Bloomberg – Mothership.SG

Follow us on Telegram for the latest updates: https://t.me/mothershipsg A Japanese government adviser is considering proposing a reopening of the country to tourists amid falling new Covid-19 infections, according to Bloomberg. Proposal to submit The official is said to be a member of the Economic and Fiscal Policy Council, which advises Japanese Prime Minister Fumio […]

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Switzerland to lift all COVID-related travel restrictions on May 2

The Swiss State Secretariat for Migration (SEM) has lifted all entry restrictions it had in place throughout the pandemic From May 2, Switzerland, which is one of India’s favorite travel destinations, is expected to welcome travelers from around the world as it did before the pandemic. The Swiss State Secretariat for Migration (SEM) has lifted […]

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Travel restrictions “drying up of international business”

Malta’s Chamber of Commerce, Enterprise and Industry has blasted Malta’s “draconian quarantines”, calling on authorities to remove COVID-19-related travel restrictions for countries on the red list. With the lifting of several COVID-19 related restrictions announced by Health Minister Chris Fearne, many local businesses in Malta are now considering a return to normal or near normal […]

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Greece becomes latest EU country to remove travel restrictions

Santorini in Greece, which becomes the latest EU country to drop travel restrictions Getty As travel between the US and Europe is expected to unsurprisingly increase 600% from last summer’s figures, Greece becomes the latest European country to drop travel restrictions – 15 EU countries have so far done so, according to The Independent. From […]

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Bahamas Covid Travel Restrictions for Spring 2022

The Bahamas is one of the most popular destinations in the Caribbean as it has relatively limited travel restrictions. Before flying or sailing to this island paradise, it is essential to know the latest Covid travel restrictions. NASSAU, BAHAMAS – MARCH 25: (UK OUT FOR 28 DAYS) Traditional Bahamian performers Junkanoo and … [+] Musicians […]

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Radisson Hotel Group plans Asia-Pacific expansion as travel restrictions ease

The logo of the Radisson Red hotel group is pictured at its main entrance in central Brussels, Belgium August 4, 2017. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register MANILA, April 21 (Reuters) – Radisson Hotel Group plans to add 150 hotels in Asia-Pacific this year as it builds on travel, tourism […]

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Capital A calls on Asia to ease travel restrictions

PETALING JAYA: Capital A Bhd appealed to Asian governments to further ease travel restrictions to revive the global economy. Capital A, which is the holding company of AirAsia Aviation Group, notes that the world continues to reopen with higher vaccination rates currently. “We thank the Asean governments for finally reopening the borders. “This is an […]

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4 of the world’s happiest countries have lifted Covid-19 travel restrictions

Reykjavik in Iceland, which currently has no Covid-19 travel restrictions in place. Getty Traveling during the devastation of the pandemic has been complicated over the past two years and filled with paperwork, stress, anxiety and testing. But as countries reopen their borders, people are starting to plan trips abroad again. Anyone looking for inspiration could […]

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Easing of travel restrictions spurs hotel recovery

Recovery support Still, this upward trend is a welcome sign for the sector after nearly two years. Meanwhile, the government has been doling out support through various means to keep hotels afloat. Hotel taxes in 10 of the country’s top tourist destinations have been scrapped for six months as part of an IDR 3.3 trillion […]

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Snapshot: Countries ease travel restrictions in bid to revive tourism industry

For now, Hong Kong remains closed to tourists. Only vaccinated residents are allowed to return from foreign countries. Returning residents must stay in quarantine hotels for at least seven days. File photo As Hong Kong remains closed to tourists, various countries including the UK, US, Thailand and Japan are easing travel restrictions in a […]

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Japan removes travel restrictions for 106 countries

Japan is removing travel restrictions and today expanding daily border mobility for international travelers from 106 countries. The move seeks Japan is today lifting travel restrictions in a bid to revive the economy after the pandemic – Photo: iStock Japan is removing travel restrictions and today expanding daily border mobility for international travelers from 106 […]

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Songkran figures to determine future easing of travel restrictions

A worker sprays disinfectant on buses on Thursday, ahead of the exodus out of Bangkok for the Songkran holiday next week. (Photo: Nutthawat Wicheanbut) Further easing of travel restrictions to help the struggling tourism sector will depend on an assessment of the Covid-19 situation after the Songkran holiday next week. Taweesilp Visanuyothin, spokesperson for the […]

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Won’t travel restrictions soon be lifted for students?

Authorities have imposed a lockdown on Shanghai amid a rise in COVID-19 cases in China’s most populous city. The global financial hub is undergoing a two-stage lockdown over more than 26 million inhabitants. Citing local reports, Reuters reported that military and health care workers had been sent to Shanghai to perform COVID-19 tests for all […]