Canada releases list of government-authorized hotels for quarantine

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Fri, 19 Feb 2021 22:10:09 +0000

The Canadian government has released a list of some of the hotels that are approved to host international air travellers for the mandatory quarantine requirement. Starting February 22, international air travellers to Canada must take a COVID-19 test upon arrival. They must then await the results of this test in a government-approved facility for up […]

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Canada releases list of 11 government-authorized hotels for quarantine

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Fri, 19 Feb 2021 22:10:09 +0000

The Canadian government has released a list of some of the hotels that are approved to host international air travellers for the mandatory quarantine requirement. Starting February 22, international air travellers to Canada must take a COVID-19 test upon arrival. They must then await the results of this test in a government-approved facility for up […]

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Quarantine hopes help PSEi cut fall

Credit to Author: Faye Almazan| Date: Tue, 16 Feb 2021 16:21:21 +0000

Investors searching for bargains and fresh hopes that quarantines in the country would be eased further in a few weeks pulled the stock market back into the 7,000 territory on Tuesday. The benchmark Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) jumped by 1.22 percent or 84.85 points to close at its intraday high of 7,044.06 while the […]

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Canada extends international travel restrictions into February

Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Wed, 20 Jan 2021 19:42:14 +0000

Canada is extending restrictions on non-US international travel until February 21, 2021. The month-long travel restrictions extension was announced by federal Public Safety Minister Bill Blair today. “Our Government will never hesitate to take the strong action needed to keep Canadians safe from COVID-19 while maintaining essential trade with our international partners,” Blair wrote in […]

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Can travellers leave Canada before their 14-day quarantine period?

Credit to Author: Mohanad Moetaz| Date: Tue, 29 Dec 2020 09:00:02 +0000

Travellers to Canada may be allowed to leave before the end of their 14-day quarantine period, but they are required to stay in quarantine until they travel. Anyone traveling to Canada is required by law to quarantine themselves for a period of 14 days. This includes Canadian citizens and permanent residents, and is in effect […]

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Most travellers test negative for coronavirus at Calgary airport

Credit to Author: Mohanad Moetaz| Date: Sat, 19 Dec 2020 09:00:18 +0000

Alberta is testing arrivals at two ports of entry that allows travellers to cut down on the number of days they must spend in quarantine. After six weeks of the pilot, the number of positive coronavirus tests has remained reasonably low, according to The Canadian Press. The province said that 14,382 travellers had taken tests, […]

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Alberta reducing quarantine times with coronavirus testing pilot

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Sun, 29 Nov 2020 09:00:14 +0000

Alberta is the first province to reduce quarantine time for incoming travellers by offering coronavirus tests at certain airports and land border crossings. Travellers must register for the pilot by completing an application form up to five days before arrival. If their test comes back negative, they will not have to complete the full 14-day […]

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Canada offers guide for international students arriving during coronavirus

Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Sun, 15 Nov 2020 09:00:18 +0000

The federal government has released a guide for international students who are coming to Canada, and navigating travel restrictions. It’s called “COVID-19:  guide for international students in Canada arriving from abroad.” The government outlines the roles and responsibilities of DLIs, provinces and territories and the government of Canada in supporting international students. The guide is […]

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Robredo under quarantine

Credit to Author: Reina C. Tolentino, TMT| Date: Sun, 25 Oct 2020 06:25:22 +0000

Vice President Maria Leonor “Leni” Robredo placed herself under quarantine after being exposed to a person who tested positive for the coronavirus disease 2019. “Dapat sana bukas Lucena kami, Tuesday dapat sana Caloocan kami. Pero na-expose ako noong Huwebes sa isang nag-positive so sumunod kami sa protocols (We’re supposed to be in Lucena tomorrow, on […]

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Enforce quarantine to crush pandemic – WHO

Credit to Author: Agence France-Presse| Date: Tue, 20 Oct 2020 06:21:24 +0000

GENEVA: Contacts of people confirmed to have coronavirus should be properly quarantined, the World Health Organization said on Monday, as the pandemic surges in Europe and North America. WHO emergencies director Michael Ryan linked soaring transmission rates in the northern hemisphere to the failure to implement the vital step rigorously. He said if he could […]

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