Tag: travel ban

New virus variant: Japan bans entry of foreigners

Japan on Monday suspended new entries of non-resident foreign nationals from “most of the world” as a precaution against a new variant of the coronavirus.

Travel ban mulled on countries with transmission of new strain

Travel restrictions would be considered as soon as a country reports community transmission of the new variant of SARS-COV-2, the Department of Health (DOH) said on Saturday. (File photo)

DOT backs temporary ban on UK travelers

The Department of Tourism (DOT) has thrown its “unequivocal support” to President Rodrigo Duterte’s decision to temporarily ban all flights from the United Kingdom over reports of a new coronavirus strain in the Western state.

Zambo Sibugay town bans travel to and from Zambo Norte

A Zamboanga Sibugay town has banned the travel to and from Zamboanga del Norte for the next 14 days starting Monday. (Google image)