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Slovakia to require negative virus test from incoming travellers

The Slovakian government plans to require incoming travellers to show that they do not have the coronavirus, by either providing a recent negative result...
People wearing face masks are seen on an airplane from Cairo to Hurghada, Egypt, on June 18, 2020. Egypt reported on Thursday 1,218 new COVID-19 infections, bringing the total cases registered in the country since mid-February to 50,437, said Egyptian Health Ministry. (Xinhua/Ahmed Gomaa)

Italy introduces compulsory virus testing for travellers from France

Italy on Monday announced compulsory virus testing for anyone wishing to enter the country from Paris or other parts of France with high rates...

Rwandan airports reopen to travellers after over 4-month suspension

Rwandan airports on Saturday reopened to international travellers, more than four months after the central African nation suspended commercial passenger flights to mitigate the...

Scores of travelers kidnapped in Nigeria: source

Scores of travellers were kidnapped by gunmen early Thursday along an expressway between Nigeria's capital, Abuja, and the north-central city of Kaduna, security...
European Union

EU reintroduces entry ban for travellers from Algeria

Algerians are once again subject to a ban on non-essential travel into the European Union amid a surge in coronavirus cases in the North...

Tanzania scraps 14-day mandatory quarantine rule for incoming travellers

Tanzania released a travel advisory on Monday saying there will be no more 14-day mandatory quarantine for incoming travellers as previously required. According to the...

Ghana’s COVID-19 cases jump to 566

Ghana's confirmed COVID-19 cases jumped to 566 with 158 additional cases recorded, the Ghana Health Service (GHS) said late Sunday. The authorities...
Water Aid Ghana Supports Two Districts In Covid Fight

Water Aid Ghana supports two districts in COVID-19 fight

WaterAid Ghana, a water and sanitation focused organization, has donated hygiene equipment and materials to two districts in the Upper East Region to boost...
National Democratic Congress (NDC)

Quarantine travelers at UE borders – NDC

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) in the Upper East Region has called on government to adopt measures to quarantine travellers at borders in...

Travellers busted with over 100 live fish at Australian airport

Two people have been caught attempting to smuggle 122 live fish into Australia's Melbourne airport, authorities revealed on Thursday. The fish were...

Surveillance high at Aflao Border against coronavirus

Port Health officials at the Ghana-Togo Border at Aflao have increased surveillance at the border towards early detection of any case of coronavirus into...

Vodafone launches insurance policy for travellers

Vodafone Ghana through its subsidiary service provider, Vodafone Cash, has launched an insurance policy for travellers dubbed ‘Travel Companion’. The policy launched in partnership...
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Ethiopian snatches TripAdvisor Travellers Choice Award for 2018

Ethiopian Airlines, the largest airline group in Africa has been recognised by TripAdvisor, one of the largest and most reputed global travel sites, as...

Accra City Hotel adjudged Best Organisation in Ghana

Accra City Hotel has been adjudged the Best Organisation in Ghana at the 2017 edition of the Young Professionals Role Model Award, organised by...

Emirates Reduce Fares For Ghanaian Travellers

The Emirates is offering Ghanaian travellers a chance to travel to selected destinations in its global extensive network with a special 30 per cent...
Refugees rest at the parking lot of a railway station in Salzburg, Austria, on Sept. 14. 2015. German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere on Sunday announced that Germany temporarily reinstates border control amid the ongoing refugee crisis. According to German newspaper "Passauer Neue Presse", the German government also stopped the trains to and from Austria. (Xinhua/Qian Yi)

Misery in London as up to 4 million travellers hit by Tube strike

Workers, kids heading to school and thousands of tourists were hit Monday when London Underground was brought to a virtual shutdown by a 24-hour...
Thomas Nellon, left, 17, and his brother Johnson Nellon, 14, of Liberia, smile at their mother in the arrivals area at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York earlier this month. The brothers received a health screening upon arrival. The U.S. says it will step up screening measures for arrivals from Ebola-affected West African countries.

Traveller tips: Simple steps to in-flight etiquette

You’ve probably gazed at the slightly faded images of smiling, immaculately dressed travellers in the ’50s and ’60s, the days when you dressed up...

Two killed for allegedly planning violence in DR Congo

The victims were travellers on a minibus, which was intercepted by motorcyclists in Butembo in North Kivu province. "The motorcyclists who were...

GCAA Act: Air Travellers Now Entitled to Compensation

With the passage of the Ghana Civil Aviation Authority (Amendment) Act 2016, Act 906, passengers of airlines in the country now have legal grounds...

WHO puts concerns of yellow fever on a high

An Emergency Committee regarding yellow fever was convened by WHO director-general under the International Health Regulations (2005) by teleconference on Thursday. WHO Secretariat briefed the...

Making Your Travels More Fun, Affordable

The reasons vary, from getting to know the culture in the cities or foreign countries where they do business, to coping with the stress...

Harmattan slows down Domestic flights business

Mr Eric Antwi, Chief Executive Officer of Starbow, told the Ghana News Agency, on Thursday, that poor visibility prevented movements of the company’s commercial...
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Emirates increases daily flight to Boston

The new service, flight EK239, departs Dubai at 3:20 a.m. and arrives in Boston at 8:55 a.m. The return flight, EK240, will depart...

Use Emirates pass to access the Americas

Emirates passengers looking to explore beyond the airline's network of American destinations now have dozens of options with American Pass. With one combined ticket, travellers...

British Airways Top Holiday Spots For Travellers

As schools break for the long holidays travellers in Ghana are preparing for family holidays this summer, British Airways? holiday experts have put together...

New Budget Airline In South Africa Offers Cheaper Domestic For Travellers

The arrival of a new budget airline in South Africa promises cheaper domestic fares for travellers, though the increased competition may put pressure on...
Passengers stranded in Nyabugogo bus terminal yesterday waiting for omnibuses . (T.Kisambira)

Traveling to Rwanda on December 31 is an arduous undertaking

A deal was reached between them and The New Times reporter who helped them through the crowd to find tickets in exchange for a...

Robbers Terrorising Travellers In Sissala East

Armed robbery has become a problem for the people in the Sissala East District. Travellers spent a lot of time worrying about problems that they...
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BA Excites Nigerian Travelers With Fares

? Marks Nigeria?s 54th Independence with special ?Companion Fare? ? British mega carrier, British Airways and its partner, Iberia Airlines have launched what could best be...

Suspects travelling in a convoy of over 30 buses arrested in Nigeria

The Coordinator, National Information Centre, Mike Omeri, said on Wednesday that the 486 people arrested by security operatives on Sunday, in Abia, were...