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Weekly Round-up of News: May 9, 2021

Starting this week, I will be posting a weekly round of news on Sundays. The Seychelles to allow only vaccinated travellers from India Seychelles has announced that it will allow only vaccinated travellers from India, Pakistan and Bangladesh to enter the country. Read more about this story here Qatar Airways Cargo flies Medical Aid and […]

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Ryanair announces additional capacity to Portugal from United Kingdom for Summer

Ryanair has announced that it is adding extra capacity to Portugal from United Kingdom with over 1,75,000 extra seats. The announcement comes after UK added Portugal to its ‘green list’, meaning that UK citizens and residents could visit Portugal without quarantine on their return home.

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United Kingdom adds multiple countries to its ‘green list’

United Kingdom yesterday announced that a total of 12 destinations have been added to the government’s ’green list’ of destinations that are deemed as safe for travellers to return to England from without the need of quarantine.

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Virgin Atlantic begins trials of IATA Travel Pass

Virgin Atlantic has begun trials of IATA Travel Pass on flights to Barbados.

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Finnair to begin accepting COVID-19 vaccination certificate for travel

Finnair yesterday announced that it will begin accepting COVID-19 vaccination certificate to allow passengers to fly. Currently, several airlines require vaccinated passengers to present a negative COVID-19 test result.

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Several countries place travel ban on India: Check the full list

Several countries have placed travel ban on India as the country is experiencing its worst wave of COVID-19 since the pandemic began.

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India placed on UK government’s ‘Red List’ following surge in COVID-19 cases in the country

The United Kingdom government had added India in its ‘Red List’ of countries at high risk of importing COVID-19 variants of concern.

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Greece to reopen early; ditches quarantine for tourists who are vaccinated or test negative

Greece has announced that it is taking ‘baby steps’ to reopen.

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easyJet announces five new routes from Birmingham for Summer 2021

easyJet has announced five new routes from Birmingham for this summer, mainly targeting on leisure destinations.

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United Kingdom adds four countries to its ‘red list’

The United Kingdom’s government has added four new countries to its ‘red list’ of countries at high risk of importing COVID-19 ‘variants of concern’.