Philippines

Travelers entering Philippines face arrest for protocol violation

By Joyce Ann L. Rocamora   MANILA (Philippines News Agency)– The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Friday reminded all foreign nationals who have secured entry visas from Philippine Embassies abroad, as well as returning overseas Filipinos, to strictly follow local health and quarantine protocols once they arrive in the country. “Foreign nationals who have secured entry visas … Continue reading

KENNEY MUST QUARANTINE ALL AIR TRAVELLERS FOR 14 DAYS TO PROTECT ALBERTANS FROM COVID VARIANTS
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KENNEY MUST QUARANTINE ALL AIR TRAVELLERS FOR 14 DAYS TO PROTECT ALBERTANS FROM COVID VARIANTS

News Release KENNEY MUST QUARANTINE ALL AIR TRAVELLERS FOR 14 DAYS TO PROTECT ALBERTANS FROM COVID VARIANTS EDMONTON – Alberta’s NDP Opposition is calling on Premier Jason Kenney to protect Albertans from new COVID variants by requiring 14 days of quarantine from international and domestic travellers arriving by air. “We have a very limited window … Continue reading

Philippines

PH bans entry of foreigners from 6 more countries

By Azer Parrocha   MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – The Philippines has added six more countries to the list of nations covered by temporary travel restrictions to prevent the spread of the new strain of coronavirus discovered in the United Kingdom, Malacañang announced on Wednesday night. “The Office of the President, upon the joint recommendation of the … Continue reading

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DOT backs expanded travel ban amid new Covid-19 variant

File photo MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – The Department of Tourism (DOT) throws its full support for the implementation of more stringent entry protocols in view of the confirmed new Covid-19 variant. “While we favor the resumption of inbound travel to stimulate economic recovery, we value above all else the health and safety of our people. … Continue reading

Philippines

Pinoys, foreigners told: Postpone New Year trip to PH

By Joyce Ann L. Rocamora   MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Wednesday advised all Filipino and foreign travelers to defer their planned trips to the Philippines for a later date. The travel advisory came in the wake of a Malacañang announcement extending until January 15, 2021 the temporary entry ban … Continue reading

Ontario Updates Testing Guidelines for Outbound International Travellers
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Ontario Updates Testing Guidelines for Outbound International Travellers

News Release Ontario Updates Testing Guidelines for Outbound International Travellers December 14, 2020 Steps being taken to preserve capacity with the provincially funded COVID-19 testing network TORONTO — The Ontario government, in consultation with the Chief Medical Officer of Health and other health experts, is updating the province’s testing guidelines for outbound international travellers. Effective … Continue reading

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Obey ‘test before travel’ policy, Boracay tourists told

Obey ‘test before travel’ policy, Boracay tourists told By Azer Parrocha   File photo MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – Malacañang reminded tourists planning on visiting Boracay Island to comply with the “test-before-travel” policy as a preventive measure against coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19). Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque made the reminder after the Department of Tourism (DOT) announced that … Continue reading

Welcoming more visitors from abroad, supporting Canadian jobs and growth
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Welcoming more visitors from abroad, supporting Canadian jobs and growth

News Release Welcoming more visitors from abroad, supporting Canadian jobs and growth Ottawa ­–With the important summer tourism season just passed, Canada’s Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris Alexander announced yesterday that 2014 is a record year for visas issued in the world’s key markets for legitimate travel and trade. Canada granted more visas in the … Continue reading