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South Africa – UA travel waiver for JNB flights. A fuel shortage at Johannesburg’s OR Tambo International Airport may cause disruptions to upcoming United flights, according to United Airlines. More info with TAG agents.
Switzerland – to remove all COVID entry restrictions from May 2
Portugal – drops mask mandate for most public places and events
Canada – updates entry requirements. unvaccinated and partially vaccinated children – if accompanied by a fully vaccinated parent, step-parent, or tutor – no longer needed to take a pre-entry COVID-19 test. Unvaccinated and partially vaccinated travellers aged 12 and older still require pre-entry tests. However, children under 12 do not need to provide a pre-entry COVID-19 test result.
USA – Boston ship terminal removes mask mandate
USA – Broadway to drop vaccine requirement
Hong Kong – Disneyland reopens, relaxed pandemic restrictions
Airlines – Emirates: Bangladesh – Health Declaration Form – URGENT
Passengers travelling to Bangladesh are required to complete/submit their Health declaration forms online instead of manual for travel effective 25 APR.
Cape Town – Brews and views from Table Mountain – TAP, the bar at Table Mountain, is a refreshing new addition to the Table Mountain Aerial Cableway, where locals can enjoy the view with a Newlands Spring beer. Now that sounds great right? Add to your Hashtag Holidays package.
SA – SA must re-establish lost air links. SACAA last week, heard that SA needs to work to re-establish 86 connections & city pairs that were lost as a result of COVID-19. This would hasten recovery and allow the country to compete for a larger share of international tourism.
Airlines – Qatar Airways launches carbon offset programme, enabling corporate customers to offset their own carbon emissions via a dedicated web portal. Reaffirming its ambition on Earth Day 2022, the airline aims to reach the climate targets while driving innovation.
WTTC reports resurgent international travel at Global Summit 2022. Figures indicate triple-digit growth for inbound flight bookings around the world, compared to last year. Resurgent nations incl. Jamaica, Portugal & Greece. Let’s keep moving forward, together, build back stronger.

Have a wonderful Monday and week of happy travels Taggers!

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