Reuters | , Guatemala City
PUBLISHED ON APR 17, 2021 09:37 AM IST
Guatemala will restrict entry to visitors who have recently been to Brazil, the United Kingdom and South Africa in an effort to control a jump in coronavirus cases.
PUBLISHED ON APR 14, 2021 06:35 PM IST
As airlines try to rebound, the bright spots may not be where you think.
PUBLISHED ON APR 14, 2021 05:06 PM IST
Denmark will gradually reopen its borders to some countries next month when older Danes are expected to have gotten at least one Covid vaccination shot, the government said on Tuesday evening.
PUBLISHED ON APR 14, 2021 10:16 AM IST
Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan imposed new restrictions to fight record-high coronavirus cases in an effort to save this summer’s crucial vacation season.
AP | , Paris
UPDATED ON APR 14, 2021 10:30 AM IST
France suspended all flights from Brazil on Tuesday amid mounting fears over the particularly contagious coronavirus variant that has been sweeping the South American country.
PUBLISHED ON APR 13, 2021 09:53 AM IST
Russia suspended most air travel with Turkey, citing rising coronavirus infections, cutting off a key source of tourism revenue to the country amid tensions over Ankara’s support for Ukraine.
PUBLISHED ON APR 12, 2021 01:39 PM IST
A growing outbreak in Thailand, where local Covid-19 cases hit a new daily record on Sunday, threatens to undermine the nation’s plan to welcome back tourists.
Reuters | , Paris
PUBLISHED ON APR 12, 2021 10:27 AM IST
France said on Sunday it was too soon to say whether holidays abroad would be possible this summer as a third wave of coronavirus infections continues to spread through Europe.
Reuters | , Valletta
PUBLISHED ON APR 10, 2021 12:20 PM IST
Aiming to revive its tourism industry and get ahead of rival destinations, Malta plans to offer foreign visitors a handout of up to 200 euros each if they stay at least three days on the Mediterranean island this summer.
Reuters | , Dublin
PUBLISHED ON APR 10, 2021 09:31 AM IST
Ireland added the United States, Canada, Belgium, France and Italy to its list of countries where arrivals will be subject to mandatory hotel quarantine.
AP | , Bangkok
PUBLISHED ON APR 09, 2021 09:13 PM IST
Thai authorities struggled Friday to contain a growing coronavirus outbreak just days before the country's traditional Songkran New Year’s holiday, when millions of people travel.
Reuters | , London
PUBLISHED ON APR 09, 2021 06:51 PM IST
British travel company Jet2 said it was cancelling holidays until late June, blaming uncertainty in UK government plans for restarting international travel, which were condemned by airlines.
PTI | , Srinagar
PUBLISHED ON APR 09, 2021 11:38 AM IST
All travellers coming to Kashmir by road shall undergo coronavirus tests in Kulgam district, an official said on Thursday.
Reuters | , London
PUBLISHED ON APR 09, 2021 10:07 AM IST
Britain will confirm in early May whether it will allow international travel to resume from May 17 and which countries will fall into the red, amber or green categories in a new traffic light system based on Covid-19 risks.
PUBLISHED ON APR 08, 2021 12:33 PM IST
The global airline industry’s top lobbyist expressed cautious optimism that travel will bounce back in the second half of 2021, despite a dismal start to the year.
ANI | , Wellington [new Zealand]
PUBLISHED ON APR 08, 2021 09:52 AM IST
New Zealand on Thursday temporarily suspended entry for all travellers from India following a surge in Covid-19 cases arriving from there.
PUBLISHED ON APR 07, 2021 04:04 PM IST
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Reuters | , London
PUBLISHED ON APR 06, 2021 10:02 AM IST
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday it was too soon to say whether international summer holidays can go ahead this year, a remark suggesting a planned reopening of outbound travel could be pushed back beyond May 17.
AP | , New York
PUBLISHED ON APR 03, 2021 12:46 PM IST
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention updated its guidance to say fully vaccinated people can travel within the U.S. without getting tested for the coronavirus or going into quarantine afterward.
AP | , London
PUBLISHED ON APR 03, 2021 10:01 AM IST
The British government is gearing up to ban international arrivals from four more countries — Bangladesh, Kenya, Pakistan and the Philippines — amid concerns over new virus variants but opted against including European nations that are facing a resurgence of the virus.
PUBLISHED ON APR 02, 2021 10:42 AM IST
British officials are drawing up plans for the tentative return of international travel, allowing families to book holidays and offering a desperately needed lifeline to the aviation industry.
AP | , Chicago
PUBLISHED ON APR 02, 2021 09:50 AM IST
United Airlines said Thursday it plans to hire about 300 pilots, another sign that airlines feel more confident that a recent increase in travel will continue.
AP | , Mexico City
PUBLISHED ON MAR 19, 2021 09:26 AM IST
Mexico announced restrictions Thursday on nonessential travel across its southern border with Guatemala and Belize “to prevent the spread of Covid-19.”
Reuters | , Brussels
PUBLISHED ON MAR 17, 2021 12:47 PM IST
The European Union will on Wednesday unveil a Covid-19 pass to allow free travel this summer and support the struggling tourism sector despite the bloc's sluggish vaccination campaign and the risks posed by new coronavirus variants.
PTI | , Washington
PUBLISHED ON MAR 14, 2021 11:05 AM IST
Commercial air travel appears to be on the upswing despite the coronavirus pandemic.
Reuters | , Singapore
PUBLISHED ON MAR 14, 2021 09:48 AM IST
Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said in a TV interview he hoped Singapore would start re-opening its borders by the end of the year as more countries ramp up vaccination drives against Covid-19 infections.
Reuters | , Paris
PUBLISHED ON MAR 12, 2021 11:16 AM IST
France will ease some Covid-19 restrictions on international travel outside Europe, the foreign ministry said on Thursday.
Reuters | , Madrid
PUBLISHED ON MAR 10, 2021 06:51 PM IST
Spain's Tourism minister Reyes Maroto said on Wednesday that the country could start using the vaccine passport in May, when the international tourism fair FITUR is due to take place in Madrid.
PUBLISHED ON MAR 10, 2021 04:35 PM IST
Many travelers are optimistically hedging their bets for summer in Europe. At worst, they’ll push back their plans. At best, they’ll be the first ones in the door when borders eventually reopen.
Reuters | , Beijing
PUBLISHED ON MAR 10, 2021 03:47 PM IST
China has launched a digital Covid-19 vaccination certificate for its citizens planning cross-border travels, joining other countries issuing similar documents as they seek ways to reopen their economies.