Travel Coronavirus: Belgium bans travel to Mayenne and several other regions of Europe

12:40  02 august  2020
12:40  02 august  2020 Source:   20minutes.fr

Germany to Lift European Travel Ban on June 15

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Outbound travel to high-risk countries is also banned . The ban applies to visitors from China, South Japan is banning entry on passengers who have been in affected regions of China, South Korea or South Korea says it will test every person entering the country from Europe for coronavirus , starting

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Areas of Switzerland are also affected

Dans les rues de Bruxelles. (illustration) © Shutterstock / SIPA In the streets of Brussels. (illustration) FORBIDDEN ZONE - Areas of Switzerland are also concerned

Belgium on Saturday banned “non-essential trips” to the Spanish regions of Navarre, Aragon, Barcelona and Lérida in Catalonia, the Lake Geneva region in Switzerland (Vaud, Valais, Geneva) and the French department of Mayenne , due to their epidemiological situation. The Belgian Foreign Ministry has also included on this "red" list the Bulgarian regions of Severoiztochen and Yugozapaden, several areas of Romania (center, south-east, South-Muntenia and South-west Oltenia), as well as the city of Leicester. (United Kingdom).

Coronavirus: for European countries, an opening of borders with variable geometry

 Coronavirus: for European countries, an opening of borders with variable geometry If some did not wait for this date of June 15 to re-authorize circulation in their country, this Monday marks a new stage for many Europeans. © Getty Images / AFP For Germany and Austria, the controls on arrival by road, rail or air have been lifted since Monday. After three months of isolation within their national borders, Europeans find this Monday the possibility of traveling more easily from one country to another, due to the decline in the coronavirus pandemic.

Belgium dropped its restrictions for travel within the European Union and from the U.K What about travelers from outside Europe ? Banned , apart from some exceptions like diplomats, transport staff Are there any other entry requirements? Land-border arrivals from Bulgaria were open as of June 15

Australia has imposed travel bans on foreign nationals from China, South Korea, Iran and Italy, and Japan has banned entry to passengers who have been in affected regions of China, South Korea The FCO is advising against non-essential travel to the country due to the extensive restrictions in

Quarantine and screening are compulsory for travelers coming from these zones returning to Belgium. From Saturday, anyone returning to Belgium from abroad or who wishes to stay more than 48 hours in Belgium must complete an identification form, providing their contact details and the places where they have stayed during the last 14 days.

Other departments in "orange"

Quarantine and screening are "recommended" for a certain number of zones appearing on an "orange" list, which includes in particular for France the Paris region (except the department of Seine-et. -Marne), Pays-de-la-Loire, the Nord department, Haut-Rhin, Haute-Savoie, Meurthe-et-Moselle and Vosges. These lists are established on the basis of the evaluation of an expert cell, Celeval.

Belgium Giving All Residents Free Train Trips to Boost Travel

  Belgium Giving All Residents Free Train Trips to Boost Travel The government is encouraging people to take a domestic trip to boost the travel economy. As Belgium slowly reopens after three months in quarantine due to the coronavirus pandemic, the government is now offering free 10-trip rail passes to all residents in the country, according to Lonely Planet. The government decided to provide these rail passes in an effort to stimulate the economy and encourage domestic tourism. After spending most of spring indoors, a lot of people are looking for ways to safely travel during the summer months.

Following the Europe travel ban , the government declared a national emergency, according to The Associated Press. During a White House Press Italy — with over 245,000 cases — once considered the epicenter of Europe ’s coronavirus outbreak, Italy reopened its borders on June 3, before the rest

The number of new confirmed coronavirus cases in Belgium has doubled in one week, as an “We do not anticipate supply disruptions in these regions , and we will continue to utilize our integrated The country, which still has lower infection rates than much of Europe , reported 45 new cases of France is not permitting general travel to and from the 16 countries, which include the US and Brazil.

Faced with a rebound in the coronavirus, particularly in the Antwerp region, Belgium this week put in place new restrictions, reducing authorized contacts, assemblies and extending the wearing of masks. A curfew has been declared from 11:30 p.m. to 6 a.m. in Antwerp. The country had on Saturday 68,751 cases recorded since the start of the pandemic and 9,841 deaths. Belgium is one of the countries with the highest number of deaths from Covid-19 relative to its population, with 85 deaths per 100,000 inhabitants.

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The Bahamas is letting in American travelers again — but only after tourists pay for a mandatory 14-day quarantine in a government facility .
Previously, only US tourists who arrived on a private plane or boat were allowed into the Bahamas. Meanwhile, EU borders remain closed to US tourists.

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