Lockdown could last up to 6 months, UK warns, as US and Europe also gear up for extended restrictions

Restrictive measures on every day life in the U.K. could last for months, government officials warned Sunday, as the country enters only its second week of national lockdown. International: Top News And Analysis SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request … Read more…

The Cheesecake Factory won’t make April rent because of coronavirus restrictions

One of America’s most popular restaurants, The Cheesecake Factory, reportedly cannot afford April’s rent at any of its nearly 300 locations due to the financial strain imposed by the coronavirus pandemic. The Cheesecake Factory’s founder and CEO, David Overton, notified … Read more…

Coronavirus latest updates: Trump tests negative as global travel restrictions multiply

Trump tests negative while Spanish PM’s wife tests positive; France and Israel announce partial closure of country; scientists condemn UK ‘herd immunity’ strategy. Follow live news All overseas arrivals in Australia must self-isolate for 14 days Airlines face meltdown as … Read more…

US adds UK and Ireland to coronavirus travel restrictions, Trump considers domestic travel curbs

Trump extends European travel restrictions to the UK and Ireland and discouraged the American public from traveling as coronavirus spreads. Health and Science U.S.HEALTHCARE UPDATE: SPECIAL NEWS UPDATE: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save … Read more…

Airline crisis worsens over Europe travel restrictions amid coronavirus outbreak

Airlines bore the brunt of a dramatic expansion of the coronavirus crisis on Thursday, as President Trump’s US travel curbs on much of continental Europe deepened the sector’s misery and piled more pressure on governments to offer emergency support. The … Read more…

Exclusive: U.N. aviation agency weighs restrictions on carbon credits under fire by climate activists

The United Nations is weighing restrictions for a scheme designed to help airlines offset their carbon emissions, curbing industry funding for older projects whose environmental benefits have been disputed by climate activists.   Reuters: Environment BEST DEAL UPDATE: That extra … Read more…

There needs to be a coordinated effort to ‘proactively’ relax travel restrictions, says industry body

Andrew Herdman from the Association of Asia Pacific Airlines discusses the impact of travel restrictions on the industry and how a coordinated policy response will be recovered going forward for the sector to recover. Travel BEST TRAVEL DEAL: Find Great … Read more…

Coronavirus travel restrictions make buying tickets for plays, concerts and sporting events a tough call

Travel restrictions aimed at stemming the spread of coronavirus are sparking worries about lower attendance and ticket sales at sporting events and concerts, members of the ticketing industry said. Travel BEST TRAVEL DEAL: Find Great Deals At Radisson’s Official Site. … Read more…

Tax cuts, tariff relief and travel restrictions: White House hunts for options to contain virus fallout

President Donald Trump’s advisers huddled on Friday to begin developing plans that would both stanch the economic effects of the spreading coronavirus outbreak and impose new restrictions on travelers from Japan and South Korea, according to people familiar with the … Read more…

As coronavirus travel restrictions keep Chinese tourists at home, a world that has grown dependent on them feels their absence

Hotels and travel agencies catering to Chinese have seen what one worker in Rome called a “bloodbath” of cancellations, affecting everywhere from Swiss ski resorts to Trier, Germany, the birthplace of Karl Marx. Business BEST DEAL UPDATE: