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International travel to start by Christmas, says Qantas boss Alan Joyce | The Business

Qantas is advertising flights home for Christmas as it plans on rescheduling flights to London, Los Angeles and Singapore in December. Subscribe: http://ab.co/1svxLVE Read more here: https://ab.co/3ykDLsT CEO Alan Joyce describes what flights and home quarantine might look like by then. ABC News provides around the clock coverage of news events as they break in […]

U.S. Looks To Domestic Testing to Stop Surging Cases of UK Variant in Florida

U.S. Looks To Domestic Testing to Stop Surging Cases of UK Variant in Florida

Senator of Florida, Marco Rubio, was also critical of any prospective restrictions on the state. Rubio sent an open letter to the administration in Washington expressing his disapproval, stating: “I write with regard to recent reporting that your administration is considering implementing travel restrictions to my home State of Florida. {…} Instituting a travel ban, […]

UK closes travel corridors as fears grow over new coronavirus variants – BBC News

The UK is closing all its travel corridors as fears grow about new variants of the coronavirus. Anyone arriving in the UK will have to present a negative test and will still have to self-isolate for up to 10 days. It came as Boris Johnson urged people to stay at home – with hospitals across […]

ABC News Live Update: US reinstating travel ban to fight spread of COVID-19 variants

Scientists say U.K. variant likely more contagious and possibly more deadly, plus, the House will present an article of impeachment against former President Donald Trump to the Senate today. WATCH the ABC News Live Stream Here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w_Ma8oQLmSM SUBSCRIBE to ABC NEWS: https://bit.ly/2vZb6yP Watch More on http://abcnews.go.com/ LIKE ABC News on FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/abcnews FOLLOW ABC News […]

Travel tips amid COVID-19 guidelines

The Points Guy CEO Brian Kelly tells you what you need to know about pandemic travel and how to navigate the latest international restrictions. ABC News Live Prime, Weekdays at 7EST & 9EST WATCH the ABC News Live Stream Here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w_Ma8oQLmSM SUBSCRIBE to ABC NEWS: https://bit.ly/2vZb6yP Watch More on http://abcnews.go.com/ LIKE ABC News on FACEBOOK […]

Making sense of Canada's new travel restrictions

Canada’s main airlines have agreed to cancel service to the Caribbean and Mexico, and the federal government is introducing new mandatory quarantine rules. Dr. Raj Bhardwaj, family physician and CBC Calgary medical contributor, says those new travel restrictions should be ‘quite effective’ at keeping out more cases of the new COVID-19 variants. To read more: […]

Japan bans travellers from 152 countries as new coronavirus variant detected

Japan bans travellers from 152 countries as new coronavirus variant detected

Japan has banned the entry of foreign nationals from 152 countries as the new strain of coronavirus has reached its shores and the number of cases continues to rise. Just when we thought that travel is slowly returning, a new variant of the coronavirus has forced some countries to, once again, put up their walls […]

Philippines to undergo second lockdown if new coronavirus variant reaches its shores

Philippines to undergo second lockdown if new coronavirus variant reaches its shores

Although restrictions slightly eased in the Philippines and citizens can now travel in various domestic destinations, the country may be forced to go back into lockdown if the new variant of the coronavirus is found within its borders. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte broached on the subject of reimposing stricter lockdown nationwide to prevent the spread […]