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International MICE boost as US confirms it is to open to vaccinated travellers from 8 November

The White House assistant press secretary Kevin Munoz has confirmed the United States’ new travel policy that requires vaccination for foreign national travellers to the US will begin on 8 November. The date applies to both international air travel and land travel and is part of a policy guided by public health, he said. Under the new rules announced by the White House, vaccinated people who have ...

US to ease travel restrictions from November for vaccinated travellers from UK and the EU

The USA is to ease travel restrictions to allow foreign fully vaccinated passengers to enter the country starting in November. Vaccinated passengers will be able to travel to the US from the EU and UK from November onwards, the Biden administration announced 20 September, marking the end of the 18-month blanket ban on travel. White House Covid-19 coordinator Jeff Zients announced the “new in...

Virgin Atlantic reopens the bar as its Loft takes flight

As England marks a significant milestone in the lifting of the Government’s Covid-19 restrictions, Virgin Atlantic, an internationally operating British airline, will reopen the bars on-board its aircraft for the first time in 15 months on 19 July. The airline’s social spaces, open to those travelling in Virgin Atlantic’s Upper-Class cabin, will reopen on all Green and Amber Virgin Atlantic routes...