South Korea Will Lift The Covid-19 Quarantine In Late May

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According to Yonhap News Agency, the South Korean public health agency said on Friday that the quarantine will be fully lifted for COVID-19 patients by the end of May. The Korean Disease Control and Prevention Agency also plans to lower COVID-19 to its second-highest level out of four, enabling clinics and hospitals to treat patients […]

Travel Restrictions in Shanghai Due To Doubling Of Covid-19 Cases in China

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On Sunday (March 13), Shanghai ordered its residents to avoid all but essential travel inside or outside the city and halted long-distance bus service as the coronavirus outbreak spread across the metropolis and across a large portion of mainland China. In China, there are still fewer Covid-19 cases than in most other countries, but the […]

Norway Lifts All Travel Restrictions Imposed Due To Covid-19

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Norway now has open borders as it did before the pandemic began, and a lot of restrictions within the country have been removed due to pandemic-related restrictions. With immediate effect, the Norwegian prime minister Jonas Gahr Støre has cancelled the requirement for vaccination certificates or testing when entering his country. The previous requirement for filling […]

Omicron BA.2 Sub-Variant Is Dominant In South Africa

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According to Africa’s top public health body, the BA.2 subvariant of Omicron is now the dominant variant of Covid-19 in South Africa, and it has been found in multiple other countries in the continent. “We have data from South Africa that the BA.2 variant has now become prevalent in South Africa,” said John Nkengasong, director […]

COVID-19 Panel Of Malaysia Recommends Full Border Reopening In March

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In a statement, Malaysia’s Coronavirus Recovery Council said it has recommended reopening its borders without mandatory quarantine on March 1 as part of efforts to accelerate economic recovery. Since March 2020, the Southeast Asian nation has closed its borders and frozen foreign worker entry in an effort to contain the novel coronavirus outbreak. It comes […]

From 1 February, Italy To Relax Travel Restrictions For EU Citizens

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Italian health ministry officials said Wednesday that starting from February 1 all visitors from European Union countries will be exempt from the Covid-19 restrictions. In a statement, Health Minister Roberto Speranza announced that travellers from EU countries would only need a “green pass.” The green pass is a document that shows proof of immunity to […]