Bolivia says it will not repatriate its nationals because it is a «poor country» but it will help them

Bolivian Foreign Minister Karen Longaric has clarified that the Government will not repatriate nationals stranded abroad due to the coronavirus pandemic because Bolivia is a «poor country», although she has indicated that it will help them with food and medications through consulates. Bolivia, like many countries, has closed its borders to stop the spread of […]

Japan confirms 33 cases of coronavirus on an Italian cruise ship without passengers and with 623 crew members on board

The presence of 33 people infected with coronavirus on board the Italian cruise ship ‘Costa Atlantica’, which has docked in the Japanese port of Nagasaki, has set off all the alarms in the Asian country, which has 281 deaths and more than 11,500 confirmed cases. from Covid-19. The authorities of the Japanese prefecture of Nagasaki […]

Brussels plans a European summit for tourism in September or October

The Commissioner for the Internal Market, the Frenchman Thierry Breton, has announced this Tuesday that he is preparing to hold a «European Summit on Tourism» in September or October, when the control of the coronavirus pandemic allows it, to start a reflection that allows «reinventing» the sector towards a more «innovative, sustainable and resilient» business. […]

96% of the world’s tourist destinations impose restrictions on travel due to the coronavirus, according to the World Tourism Organization

Nonetheless, note a continued trend toward greater openness 96% of the world’s tourist destinations have introduced some form of travel restriction following the spread of the coronavirus pandemic worldwide, which has caused around 90 destinations to have closed all or part of their borders to the tourists and another 40 are closed to certain tourists, […]

Air France facilitates the return of 240,000 people from 82 countries during the coronavirus crisis

The airline maintains flights between Paris-Charles de Gaulle and some destinations in France and other countries Air France has facilitated the return of more than 240,000 people to their homes from 82 countries during the coronavirus crisis, including nearly 130,000 French citizens repatriated in collaboration with the French Ministry of Transport and Foreign Affairs. «Since […]