Articles tagged “quarantines”

Portugal Won’t Quarantine Visitors Arriving by Plane

Portugal Won’t Quarantine Visitors Arriving by Plane

Catarina Demony, Reuters

Portugal’s foreign minister vaguely referred to "minimal health controls" at airports but otherwise the country wants to make it as easy as possible for people to visit. Fearless young people may come, especially when other countries like the UK require visitors to self-isolate for days.

2 weeks ago

Hawaii Intends to Keep Its Travel Quarantine Through June

Hawaii Intends to Keep Its Travel Quarantine Through June

Kanishka Singh, Reuters

Hawaii and Guam are the two U.S. destinations that have mandatory quarantines in place, and it seems like at least Hawaii's will last through June.

3 weeks ago

UK To Announce 14-Day Quarantine For Anyone Coming In

UK To Announce 14-Day Quarantine For Anyone Coming In

James Davey, Reuters

The UK has been hard-hit by coronavirus, and airports are pushing back on the idea of a widespread quarantine for arriving passengers. Science has to take precedence.

4 weeks ago

France’s Arrivals From Within Europe Won’t Be Subject to Quarantines

France’s Arrivals From Within Europe Won’t Be Subject to Quarantines

Michel Rose and Mathieu Rosemain, Reuters

The devil, which in this case are new coronavirus outbreaks, is in the details of this new French policy. Those details are scant for now.

1 month ago

Vienna Airport to Offer $200 Coronavirus Tests to Bypass Quarantines

Vienna Airport to Offer $200 Coronavirus Tests to Bypass Quarantines

John Revill, Reuters

Coronavirus testing on arrival at an airport or even before departure may become the new normal.

1 month ago

Several U.S. States Mandate Quarantines for Road-Trippers

Several U.S. States Mandate Quarantines for Road-Trippers

Associated Press

While some U.S. states still have porous border, others were clamping down on travelers from neighboring states that have spikes in coronavirus infections. Like a lot of other things regarding the United States response, there is little uniformity or coherent policy.

2 months ago