Wednesday, January 19th, 2022

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France Covid-19: Education minister criticized for announcing restrictions from Ibiza

“I regret the symbolism” of Ibiza, Jean-Michel Blanquer told lawmakers on Tuesday. However he did caveat his regret. “In winter it’s not at all like in summer,” he told French TV channel TF1 Tuesday,...

Zero-Covid China fights to contain Omicron as restrictions tighten

Tianjin, which detected China’s first community spread of Omicron on Saturday, is rolling out a second round of mass testing on its 14 million residents on Wednesday. As of noon Tuesday, 97 people had...

Australia moves to lift Covid-19 restrictions amid surge in Omicron infections

The latest outbreak comes as multiple governments across Australia are moving to relax Covid-19 restrictions to allow greater freedom of movement for citizens despite the rise in infections in NSW. NSW recorded 1,360 new...

Pandemic travel news: The latest on Omicron restrictions

(CNN) — Well. It was good while it lasted, eh? This week, we all got a little more familiar with the Greek alphabet as the Omicron variant wreaked havoc with travel plans everywhere. Here...

Vaccinated people no longer have to follow lockdown restrictions in Austria

Austria ended lockdown restrictions for vaccinated people across most of the country on Sunday, three weeks after reimposing strict rules to combat a rising wave of coronavirus infections. The rules, which vary by region...

Biden says he doesn’t expect more travel restrictions or lockdowns as Covid omicron variant spreads

President Joe Biden on Monday said he doesn’t expect the U.S. to impose additional travel restrictions to stem the spread of the coronavirus omicron variant, sending some airline stocks higher. Airline and aerospace stocks...

White House says no Covid lockdowns as European nations implement restrictions

Jeff Zients, White House Covid-19 coordinator, speaks during a news conference at the White House on April 13, 2021. Leigh Vogel | Bloomberg | Getty Images The Biden administration has no plans to curb...

GM to lift 2019 Chevy Bolt restrictions after software update

DETROIT — General Motors said it will soon lift charging, parking and range restrictions on Chevrolet Bolt EV and EUVs that have been recalled because of battery-fire risk. Owners of 2019 Bolts who have...

Germany announces new Covid restrictions for the unvaccinated

German Chancellor Angela Merkel gestures as she sits down for the weekly cabinet meeting on April 13, 2021 at the Chancellery in Berlin. JOHN MACDOUGALL | AFP | Getty Images Outgoing German Chancellor Angela...

CDC extends Covid restrictions for cruise ship industry into January

People come out to watch the new Carnival Cruise Line ship Mardi Gras as it departs on its maiden voyage, a seven-day cruise to the Caribbean from Port Canaveral, Florida on July 31, 2021....