TGA approves Russian Sputnik COVID-19 vaccine for travel purposes

A nurse prepares a syringe with a dose of Russia's Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine

“This is great news not only for people who have been in separated family situations, but also for people who want to come to Australia from Russia on business,” Alexey Goncharov, executive secretary of Australia Russia Dialogue, told SBS News. “And that is also good news for students. Many steps have been taken by various … Read more

COVID-19: Council removes Argentina, Australia and Canada from list of countries to lift travel restrictions

COVID-19: Council removes Argentina, Australia and Canada from list of countries to lift travel restrictions

Following a review under the Recommendation on the phasing out of temporary restrictions on non-essential travel to the EU, the Council updated the list of countries, special administrative regions and other entities and territorial authorities for which travel restrictions should be lifted . Argentina, Australia and Canada in particular have been removed from the list. … Read more

Covid-19 news: scrapping travel tests ‘risk of lockdown’

Covid-19 news: scrapping travel tests 'risk of lockdown'

Secretary of Health announces that the Covid isolation period will be reduced to five days from next week According to new government guidelines that come into effect from Monday. If someone still tests positive for rapid lateral flow tests on day 5, they should remain in isolation until they have had 2 consecutive negative tests … Read more

Drugs against Covid-19: Germany an important place of production

Drugs against Covid-19: Germany an important place of production

Status: 01/17/2022 11:19 a.m. After vaccines, corona drugs for infected people are now becoming the next business opportunity for the pharmaceutical industry. Germany will play an important role in production. The German pharmaceutical industry has pulled off a coup with corona vaccines; The success of Mainz-based manufacturer BioNTech has brought international fame and multi-billion dollar … Read more

Chinese cities with high COVID-19 warning as Lunar New Year travel season kicks off; Omicron Spreads

Chinese cities with high COVID-19 warning as Lunar New Year travel season kicks off;  Omicron Spreads

People queue up during the fifth round of nucleic acid testing at a residential complex following the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Anyang, China’s Henan province, Jan. 15, 2022. cnsphoto via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BEIJING, Jan. 17 (Reuters) – Several Chinese cities went on high COVID-19 … Read more

Chinese cities with high COVID-19 warning as Lunar New Year travel season kicks off; Omicron Spreads

Chinese cities with high COVID-19 warning as Lunar New Year travel season kicks off;  Omicron Spreads

BEIJING (Reuters) – Several Chinese cities received a high COVID-19 warning as the Lunar New Year holiday travel season kicked off on Monday, forcing travelers to report their travels days before their arrival as the Omicron variant reached more areas, including Beijing. Authorities have warned that the highly contagious Omicron contributes to the increased risk … Read more

Chinese cities with high COVID-19 warning as Lunar New Year travel season kicks off; Omicron Spreads

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Links to breadcrumbs PMN News PMN Health Author of the article: Article content BEIJING – Several Chinese cities received a high COVID-19 warning as the Lunar New Year holiday travel season kicked off on Monday, forcing travelers to report their travels days before their arrival as the Omicron variant reached more areas, including Beijing. Authorities … Read more

Estonia tightens travel restrictions for arrivals from all European countries due to COVID-19

Tallinn, Estonia

Estonian authorities have announced that the red list, which consists of countries heavily affected by the virus, has been extended to all European countries except Vatican City. The recent decision, which will take effect from Monday, January 17, means that all individuals who have not completed their immunization process against the Coronavirus will be required … Read more

Navigating COVID-19 Testing and Vaccine Requirements for Travel in the US and Abroad

Navigating COVID-19 Testing and Vaccine Requirements for Travel in the US and Abroad

A passenger walks past a Southwest Airlines plane at Sky Harbor International Airport in Phoenix, March 26, 2021. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki, File) “I had a caller today who insisted there was a COVID vaccine requirement to fly to Phoenix,” said Duane Bannock. Bannock hosts a daily dial-in program at KSRM in Kenai. He and his … Read more

Heathrow Airport: Travel restrictions in Tenerife as the largest Canary Island imposes strict rules to fight Covid-19

Heathrow Airport: Travel restrictions in Tenerife as the largest Canary Island imposes strict rules to fight Covid-19

It is one of the most popular holiday destinations for British tourists and the largest of the Canary Islands. Tenerife, located off the coast of West Africa, is perfect for some winter sun, with at least one flight a day departing from Heathrow Airport to the island. About 2.25 million British tourists visited Tenerife in … Read more