CORONAVIRUS | France Extends Coronavirus Lockdown By Two Weeks To April 15

PARIS | FRANCE – French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe said in a speech the government has decided to entend the country’s coronavirus lockdown by two weeks until April 15. ‘After these first 10 days of confident, it is clear that we are just at the beginning of this epidemic wave. It has submerged eastern France … Continue reading CORONAVIRUS | France Extends Coronavirus Lockdown By Two Weeks To April 15

CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Romania To Enforce Strict Lockdown To Slow Coronavirus

BUCHAREST | ROMANIA -  Romania will restrict movement during the day and completely ban people over the age of 65 from leaving their homes from Wednesday to slow the spread of coronavirus, President Klaus Iohannis said on Tuesday. The European Union state, which has recorded 762 coronavirus infections and eight deaths, declared a state of … Continue reading CORONAVIRUS ALERT | Romania To Enforce Strict Lockdown To Slow Coronavirus

TRAVEL ALERT | Oman Suspends All Domestic, International Flights

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – Oman announced on Tuesday it was suspending all internal and international flights as of March 29, except cargo operations and flights to Musadam, according to state TV. The decision comes amid coronavirus contamination efforts. The Gulf Country currently had 84 cases and has yet to record a death attributable to … Continue reading TRAVEL ALERT | Oman Suspends All Domestic, International Flights

TRAVEL ALERT | Abu Dhabi’s Etihad Says Only UAE Citizens Or Diplomats To Board Its Flights From Overseas – Tweet

DUBAI – Abu Dhabi’s Etihad Airways said on Monday that effective immediately only citizens of the United Arab Emirates or diplomats will be able to board its fights from overseas destinations and only if their final destination is Abu Dhabi, the airline said on twitter. The UAE is suspending all passenger flights for two weeks … Continue reading TRAVEL ALERT | Abu Dhabi’s Etihad Says Only UAE Citizens Or Diplomats To Board Its Flights From Overseas – Tweet

TRAVEL ALERT | Romania Imposes Curfew To Slow Coronavirus Spread

BUCHAREST  - Romania’s centrist minority government will enforce a nationwide nighttime curfew at least until mid-April seeking to limit movement and prevent the spread of the coronavirus outbreak. Interior Minister Marcel Vela said on Saturday. The European Union state, which has recorded 367 coronavirus infections but no deaths to date, declared a state of emergency … Continue reading TRAVEL ALERT | Romania Imposes Curfew To Slow Coronavirus Spread

TRAVEL ALERT | UAE Suspends Entry Of GCC Nationals Until Approval Of Pre – Examination Mechanism: WAM

DUBAI – The United Arab Emirates suspended entry of citizens of Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) states until the approval of the pre-examination mechanism, starting at midnight today, WAM said on Friday quoting the foreign ministry.

TRAVEL ALERTS | STATE DEPARTMENT SUSPENDING VISA SERVICES AT ALL EMBASSIES AND CONDULATES

BUCHAREST | ROMANIA - The State Department is suspending routine visa services at all embassies and consulates worldwide due to the coronavirus pandemic. ‘In response to significant worldwide challenges related to the COVID -19 pandemic, the Department of State is temporarily suspending routine visa services at all U.S. Embassies and Consulates’, the department said in … Continue reading TRAVEL ALERTS | STATE DEPARTMENT SUSPENDING VISA SERVICES AT ALL EMBASSIES AND CONDULATES

BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Arabia Suspends Domestic Flights And Trains For 14 Days Over Coronavirus Fears

RIYADH – Saudi Arabia suspended on Friday all domestic flights, buses, taxis and trains for 14 days starting Saturday, state news agency reported quoting a source in interior ministry. The source said the move comes as a precautionary measure to limit the spread of coronavirus which has spread panic in global markets and put several … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Saudi Arabia Suspends Domestic Flights And Trains For 14 Days Over Coronavirus Fears

BREAKING NEWS | California Governor Issues Statewide ‘Stay At Home’ Order

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – California’s governor on Thursday issued a statewide ‘STAY AT HOME’ order to residents, telling them to leave their homes only when necessary during the coronavirus pandemic.

TRAVEL ALERT | Philippines To Ban Entry Of Foreigners Over Coronavirus, ‘No Exception’: Minister

RIYADH – The Philippines is stopping the issuance of visas to foreigners,  banning all nationalities from entering the country to halt the spread of coronavirus, its foreign minister said on Thursday. Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin said on Twitter that he had signed an order stopping the issuance of visas domestically and in all foreign … Continue reading TRAVEL ALERT | Philippines To Ban Entry Of Foreigners Over Coronavirus, ‘No Exception’: Minister