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CLIA tightens boarding restrictions; 9 days to go for Diamond Princess quarantine
CLIA member cruise lines have announced new stricter boarding policies in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak.
Air Canada has new guidelines for U.S.-bound passengers
Air Canada has new guidelines for passengers flying to the U.S. in light of the country’s new travel restrictions.
CLIA issues coronavirus statement for passengers and the trade
CLIA member cruise lines have suspended crew movements from mainland China and will deny boarding to any individual, whether guest or crew, who has travelled from or through mainland China within the previous 14 days.
Feds coordinating evac as coronavirus declared global health emergency
The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared the coronavirus outbreak a global health emergency and at the same time notes that China is setting a "new standard for outbreak response."
This is what agents are responsible for in the wake of coronavirus: TICO
To help travel agents reassure client concerns about the Coronavirus, TICO has issued a special Registrar Bulletin that includes relevant tips and information.
Effective Jan. 30 Air Canada suspending all Beijing and Shanghai flights until Feb. 29
Just hours after announcing it would cancel select flights to China, Air Canada has now moved to temporarily suspend all direct flights to the mainland in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak.
Air Canada waives change fees for Beijing and Shanghai flights
The United States and several other nations prepared Tuesday to airlift citizens out of a Chinese city at the centre of a virus outbreak that has killed more than 100 people.
Canadian officials reach out to CZ311 passengers as coronavirus spreads
Canadian health officials are reaching out to passengers aboard the Jan. 22 CZ311 China Southern Airlines flight who sat within two metres of Toronto’s first confirmed case of coronavirus.
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