Covid-19


16 June 2021

England delays easing of Covid-19 restrictions

On Monday, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced a four-week delay to the planned easing of lockdown restrictions in England, meant to take place on 21st June. 1. […]
14 June 2021

South Korea to exempt some vaccinated travelers from quarantine

Health authorities in South Korea announced on Sunday, June 13th, that some travelers who have received their Covid-19 vaccine shots overseas will be exempt from the […]
14 June 2021

EU Digital Covid Certificate signed today and to enter into force on 1st July

Today, the Presidents of the three EU institutions, the European Parliament, the Council of the EU and the European Commission attended the official signing ceremony for […]
14 June 2021

European Council updates recommendation on free movement restrictions

The Council today adopted a recommendation amending the recommendation on a coordinated approach to the restriction of free movement in response to the Covid-19 pandemic. This […]
7 June 2021

Brussels mandatory face mask rule to be lifted from June 9

The mandatory face mask rule will be lifted from June 9 in the Brussels-capital region. It remains mandatory in high-traffic areas, inside shops and on public […]
7 June 2021

France will soon allow vaccinated Europeans without PCR test

Starting this week on 9th June France will allow vaccinated Europeans into the country without a PCR test, whilst there will be a traffic light system […]
7 June 2021

2 million US jobs could be created if international travel is restarted this summer

The latest research compiled by the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) reveals that more than two million jobs could be created if international travel reopens […]
4 June 2021

Several changes in Belgium after today’s Consultative Committee Meeting

In today’s meeting of the Belgian Consultative Committee several topics were up for discussion, from how citizens will be able to travel this summer, to Horeca, […]
4 June 2021

UK bans Portugal: An inconsistent decision

The removal of Portugal from the United Kingdom’s green list, more than knowing whether it is a well-founded decision, consistent or not, is a decision that […]
4 June 2021

UK government removes Portugal from ‘green list’ and moves more countries to ‘red’

Not long after adding Portugal to the UK travel green list, the UK government has now removed Portugal once again, adding it to the amber list […]
3 June 2021

Portugal announces new easing of measures

On Wednesday June 2nd, the Council of Ministers in Portugal gathered and subsequently announced a set of new measures for the coming months. Prime Minister António […]
2 June 2021

Memorial Day Weekend: Highest number of travelers since start of pandemic

Travel seems to be on the rise in the US as the latest statistics from the Transportation Security Administration, TSA, reported a record number of passengers […]
1 June 2021

European Commission urges summer reopening for vaccinated tourists

In May 21 the EU reached a deal regarding a digital Covid-19 certificates scheme which should be ready by July 1st, and will use a QR […]
28 May 2021

Malta says it has total herd immunity

Popular holiday island Malta has announced it has now reached ‘herd immunity’ in its vaccination rollout and claims to be the first EU nation to do […]
28 May 2021

France imposes compulsory quarantine for travelers arriving from the UK

France will impose a ”mandatory isolation” period for travelers arriving from the UK. This quarantine measure is to come into effect from next Monday, May 31st. […]
27 May 2021

Europe’s Travel & Tourism sector welcomes adoption of “EU Digital Covid Certificate”

The European Tourism Manifesto alliance of more than 60 travel and tourism organisations warmly welcomes the adoption of the “EU Digital Covid Certificate” Regulation. The Alliance […]
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