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WHO warns of rise in Covid instances throughout Europe for third consecutive week as restrictions are eased

A Covid patient breathes oxygen through a mask on October 13, 2021 in the sub-intensive care unit of the Casalpalocco Hospital south of Rome. Alberto Pizzoli | AFP | Getty Images Covid cases in Europe have increased for the third week in a row, World Health Organization officials said at a briefing on Wednesday, urging […]

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UK medical doctors name for return of Covid restrictions; new mutation watched

Fireman Dan Joslin, wearing a face shield, helps leave a Covid-19 patient vulnerable while working with critical care workers in the intensive care unit at Queen Alexandra Hospital in Portsmouth, southern England. ADRIAN DENNIS | AFP | Getty Images LONDON – British medical professionals have urged the UK government to reintroduce some Covid restrictions due […]

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Singapore on new journey lanes, Covid restrictions, dwelling with Covid

People walk at a pedestrian crossing along Orchard Road shopping district in Singapore on September 9, 2021. Facebook Facebook logo Sign up on Facebook to connect with Roslan Rahman AFP | Getty Images SINGAPORE – Singapore announced on Saturday that it would open new travel routes for vaccinated visitors from 8 additional countries. It came […]

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U.S. to ease journey restrictions for overseas guests who’re vaccinated towards Covid

People arrive at John F. Kennedy Airport in New York on March 13, 2020. in New York City. Pablo Monsalve | Corbis News | Getty Images The US will ease travel restrictions for international visitors vaccinated against Covid-19 in November, including those from the UK and the EU, the White House said on Monday. Non-citizens […]

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China orders Wuhan mass testing, Beijing restrictions as Covid delta spreads

Residents of the city of Wuhan in the Chinese province of Hubei are due to take nucleic acid tests for Covid-19 on August 3, 2021. STR | AFP | Getty Images China is facing a resurgence in major cities of Beijing to Wuhan, and authorities have mass tests and widespread travel restrictions in some areas. […]

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Singapore tightens restrictions once more as Covid circumstances rise

A Housing & Development Board (HDB) public housing estate in Singapore. Wei Leng Tay | Bloomberg | Getty Images SINGAPORE – The Singapore government said Tuesday it would tighten Covid-19 measures again as new cases continue to rise, making the country’s reopening plans difficult. Measures include reintroducing a ban on eating and limiting the maximum […]

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UK lifts all remaining Covid restrictions regardless of instances surging

Two people embrace in the middle of the dance floor at Egg London nightclub in the early hours of July 19, 2021 in London, England. Starting Monday July 19 at 12:01 p.m., England will lift most of its remaining social restrictions from Covid-19, including wearing masks indoors and restrictions on group gatherings. Rob Pinney | […]

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Boris Johnson says England on observe to raise Covid restrictions

Prime Minister Boris Johnson gives an update on the Coronavirus-Covid-19 pandemic during a virtual press conference at 10 Downing Street on March 18, 2021 in London, England. Tolga Akmen – WPA Pool | Getty Images LONDON – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson detailed the final steps to relax UK lockdown rules on Monday, with a […]

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China Eases Restrictions On Overseas Funding In Leisure Venues

Foreign investors are now allowed to build entertainment venues in China without investment restrictions or local partners, according to new legislative changes. This opens the doors for future wholly-owned foreign companies Cinemas in the largest film market in the world. It could also be big news for U.S. entertainment companies looking to run theme parks […]

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Arcades, indoor leisure busy after COVID restrictions lifted – Boston 25 Information

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. – That rainy weekend was actually a plus for indoor entertainment centers like arcades, which opened at full capacity for the first time since the pandemic began. Fun and Games at Framingham could be at full capacity this weekend for the first time in over a year. “This weekend was a big difference, […]