• EU reopens its borders to 14 nations but not to US tourists

    15 days ago - By Stl Today

    BRUSSELS - The European Union will reopen its borders to travelers from 14 countries, and possibly China soon, the bloc announced Tuesday, but most Americans have been refused entry for at least another two weeks due to soaring coronavirus...
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  • EU bans Pakistan airline from flying to Europe for 6 months

    EU bans Pakistan airline from flying to Europe for 6 months

    15 days ago - By Chron

    ISLAMABAD - The European Union's aviation safety agency said Tuesday that Pakistan's national airline will not be allowed to fly into Europe for at least six months after the country's aviation minister revealed last week that nearly a third of Pakistani pilots had cheated on their pilot's exams.
    Pakistan International Airlines spokesman Abdullah Hafeez said PIA has not been flying to Europe because of the pandemic. But the airline had hoped to resume its flights to Oslo, Copenhagen, Paris, Barcelona and Milan within the next two months.
    “It is hurting us really bad,” he said of the pilots...
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  • Europe restricts visitors from the US amid virus resurgence

    15 days ago - By Chron

    The European Continent on Tuesday reopened to visitors from 14 countries but not the U.S., where some of the states that pushed hardest and earliest to reopen their economies are now in retreat because of an alarming surge in confirmed coronavirus infections.
    The European Union's decision came a day after Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey closed bars, gyms, movie theaters and water parks, and officials in Republican and Democratic strongholds alike mandated the wearing of masks.
    The EU extended its ban on visitors not just from the U.S. but from China and from countries such as Russia, Brazil and...
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  • For the EU, Banning American Tourists Is the Easy Part

    15 days ago - By Washington Post

    It's the thorny challenges to reopening the European Union's internal borders that show just how tricky living with Covid-19 really is.
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  • Europe restricts visitors from the US amid virus resurgence

    15 days ago - By Chron

    The European continent on Tuesday reopened to visitors from 14 countries, but not the U.S., where some of the states that pushed hardest and earliest to reopen their economies are now in retreat because of an alarming surge in confirmed coronavirus infections.
    The European Union's travel decision came a day after Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey issued an order closing bars, gyms, movie theaters and water parks, and officials in Republican and Democratic strongholds alike mandated the wearing of masks.
    The EU extended its ban on travelers not just from the U.S. but from other big countries, such as...
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  • EU reopens its borders to 14 nations but not to US tourists

    15 days ago - By Chron

    BRUSSELS - The European Union announced Tuesday that it will reopen its borders to travelers from 14 countries, but most Americans have been refused entry for at least another two weeks due to soaring coronavirus infections in the U.S.
    Travelers from other big countries like Russia, Brazil and India will also miss out.
    As Europe's economies reel from the impact of the coronavirus, southern EU countries like Greece, Italy and Spain are desperate to entice back sun-loving visitors and breathe life into their damaged tourism industries.
    More than 15 million Americans are estimated to travel...
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