Articles tagged “testing”

Airlines

Airlines Press U.S. to Lift Covid Testing Requirements

Good for the airlines.

Airlines Press U.S. to Lift Covid Testing Requirements

Tourism

Greece to Drop Negative Covid Test Demand for Travelers

The relaxed testing rules will cheer the country's tourism industry, which is like an ailing Spartan infant that's somehow survived a harsh winter. Expect airlines to release extra capacity to cater to a spike in demand.

Greece to Drop Negative Covid Test Demand for Travelers

Coronavirus

Ireland to Drop Covid Test Requirement for Vaccinated Visitors

More governments will likely follow the lead of Ireland - especially as they realize increased testing of prospective foreign visitors won't stop Omicron's spread.

Ireland to Drop Covid Test Requirement for Vaccinated Visitors

Coronavirus

Germany to Mandate Quarantines on Travelers From UK

It's going to be a long winter as Omicron triggers lockdowns, and hospitals in some destinations get overwhelmed.

Germany to Mandate Quarantines on Travelers From UK

Tourism

Vaccine Passports Need to Be Paired With Testing to Be Effective, New Data Shows

The truth hurts sometimes: Vaccine passports would be a relatively convenient way to boost international travel, but Israeli data suggest that requiring PCR testing, as well, would be prudent.

Vaccine Passports Need to Be Paired With Testing to Be Effective, New Data Shows

Tourism

Panama Will Vaccinate Visitors to Help Restart Tourism

Are we veering into dangerous territory when the line between a tourist board and health authority blurs to this extent?

Panama Will Vaccinate Visitors to Help Restart Tourism

Business Travel

Biden Relaxing Outdoor Mask Guidance Offers More Potential for Travel

President Biden echoing the new CDC guidance on masks outdoors is one more step toward a pandemic recovery and instilling confidence in travelers looking to take it outside this summer.

Biden Relaxing Outdoor Mask Guidance Offers More Potential for Travel

EventMB

How Follow-Up Testing Factors Into the Recovery of Live Events

How Follow-Up Testing Factors Into the Recovery of Live Events

Airlines

U.S. Airport Covid Testing Comes Down to Truth or Dare

If airport coronavirus testing is going to be successful and protect the flying public, airlines, clinics and public health need to work hand in hand.

U.S. Airport Covid Testing Comes Down to Truth or Dare

Tourism

Thailand Partially Lifts Ban on International Arrivals With Rapid Covid Tests on Arrival

In line with its prudent approach to containing the virus so far, Thailand will be testing all foreign arrivals at its largest airport as it begins to lift travel restrictions.

Thailand Partially Lifts Ban on International Arrivals With Rapid Covid Tests on Arrival