Day: January 14, 2021

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Portugal: Tougher fines on Covid rule breakers

  The fines for those who violate the new lockdown rules in all Portugal will be doubled.    According to the new regulations, people who are found not to wear a mask can now be fined up to 1,000 euros.    Companies that may require workers to work from home may be fined more than […]

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Spain: Third wave of Spanish coronavirus infection continues to accelerate

  With the daily update report issued by the Spanish Ministry of Health, the relaxation effect of the Christmas and New Year’s of the pandemic restrictions continues to spread in Spain, and the third wave of Spanish coronavirus infection continues to accelerate.    This is the highest record since Covid-19 was first detected in Spainabout […]

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UK suspends travel from Portugal

  Due to concerns about the new variant of COVID-19 discovered in Brazil, Portugal has become one of the latest countries to face a travel ban.    Due to the “strong travel ties” between these countries and South America, travel between the UK and Portugal will be suspended.    The Secretary of State for Transport […]

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Lonely Planet lists Greece as ”Best Travel 2021″

  Greece has been named the “Best Travel 2021” list by “Lonely Planet”. “Nothing is more authentic than the large amount of filoxenia (hospitality) provided to everyone and everyone; this is the way of life of the Greeks, embedded in their DNA, even across the country.”President and Chief Executive Officer Officer Luis Cabrera said.   […]

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Italy: Devastating impact of pandemic on tourism industry

  The Bank of Italy said in a report on Thursday that the COVID-19pandemic has a devastating impact on Italy’s tourism industry.    It stated that foreign tourists to Italy spent 1.193 billion euros in October, a decrease of 70.4% from the same month in 2019.    The report said: “The sudden and sharp contraction […]

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