Covid

MyCEB pleads with the Malaysian government to reopen the business events industry

The Malaysia Convention and Exhibition Bureau (MyCEB), as the lead agency for the business events industry, has pleaded to the Malaysian Government to reopen the fully vaccinated business events industry as soon as possible. Since the pandemic, Malaysia has recorded 57 postponements and 66 cancellations of significant international events. With the increase in immunisation over the last few months...

NYC Mayor decrees vaccination requirement for visitors to indoor entertainment venues

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio has said that anyone wishing to visit a bar or restaurant in the city, or indeed any indoor business, will have to prove they have had an approved Covid-19 vaccination. The city-wide order, a programme known as ‘Key to NYC Pass’, will be enforced from 13 September. Currently around 55% of New York’s population is fully vaccinated against coronavirus. The m...

Ireland welcomes back UK travellers

Aer Lingus, the national airline of Ireland, is now welcoming British customers back onboard flights between the UK and Ireland, with Ireland having opened its doors on 19 July to British travellers. Ireland is the first country in Europe where fully vaccinated British citizens can visit without the need for any Covid-19 tests into or out of the country. There will also be no requirement to self-i...