Punta del Este: Uruguay, South America’s posh summer hotspot to stay closed on …

One of South America’s top summer destinations will remain shut to foreign tourists this summer. Uruguay, home to luxury beach resort Punta del Este, will keep international borders closed this summer, President Luis Lacalle Pou said late Thursday. Source: Hindustan Times…

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Vande Bharat Mission: Air India to operate postponed Delhi flight to Wuhan on Oct…

After the cancellation of October 23 flight between Delhi-Guangzhou, Air India will now operate its Vande Bharat Mission flight from Delhi to Wuhan on October 30; travellers to reach out to helpdesk for any assistance or guidance Source: Hindustan Times…

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Canada could lose out on half a million jobs in 2020 in the wake of travel curbs…

As Justin Trudeau’s government keeps borders closed while coronavirus cases stay elevated in the US, Canada’s economy is expected to suffer a loss of 400,000 and 500,000 jobs in 2020 with travel reductions contributing to a slump of $28.2 billion or 1.7% from total economic output during the year Source:…

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Venezuelans return to beach after 7 months as government relaxes Covid-19 lockdown…

With social distancing still in place, restaurants, flower shops, bars, liquor stores and ice cream parlours open along the seaside boulevard as Venezuelans return to beach after 7 months of Covid-19 lockdown Source: Hindustan Times…

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Coronavirus pandemic: Germany warns against travel to ski regions in Austria, Switzerland,…

Germany has issued travel warnings for popular ski regions in Austria, Italy and Switzerland, scrambling to contain the spread of the coronavirus as new infection numbers rose above 10,000 a day for the first time. Source: Hindustan Times…

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Coronavirus: France extends curfew as Covid-19 second wave surges in Europe

France extended curfews to around two thirds of its population on Thursday and Belgium’s foreign minister was taken into intensive care with Covid-19, as the second wave of the pandemic surged across Europe. Source: Hindustan Times…

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Major airline groups push for end to coronavirus quarantines, travel bans

The United States, state governments and some foreign countries should replace quarantines and travel bans on airline passengers with Covid-19 testing of travellers before departure and upon arrival. Source: Hindustan Times…

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Vistara to operate more flights to Goa and London to cater to rising demand

The airline would operate five flights a week on the Delhi-London route from November 21 and a daily service from December 1,the increase in frequency to and from Goa and Delhi-London are due to positive response and demand on these routes Source: Hindustan Times…

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United Airlines to test a digital health pass on UK-US flight in effort to reopen…

If successful, United Airlines’ digital health pass under a global pilot program could persuade governments to ease the restrictions and quarantines that have slammed air travel since the coronavirus starting spreading across the globe. Source: Hindustan Times…

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Covid-19: Singapore gears up for phase three of its reopening, will ease curbs with…

As Singapore’s new daily coronavirus cases dwindle near zero, the country prepares to lift the Covid-19 curbs and raise the size of social gatherings while using antigen rapid tests at business gatherings, wedding receptions, live performances and sports events Source: Hindustan Times…

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