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The UK is banning travel from most of South America over a new coronavirus variant found in Brazil

Countries including Argentina, Brazil, and Venezuela are on the list. The UK is also suspending arrivals from Portugal, citing its links with Brazil. Passengers in face masks at London Heathrow Airport. Joseph Okpako/Getty The U.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 14th, 2021

The UK is poised to ban travel from most of South America over a new coronavirus variant found in Brazil

A new coronavirus variant that emerged in Brazil is .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 14th, 2021

: Biden set to reinstate coronavirus travel bans, add South Africa to list: reports

President Joe Biden will reinstate coronavirus travel restrictions against foreign citizens traveling from Brazil, the U.K, Ireland and much of Europe on Monday, according to multiple reports, and will add South Africa to the list......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 24th, 2021

A second, possibly more infectious coronavirus variant from South Africa has been found in the UK, health minister says

Health Secretary Matt Hancock called the new variant "highly concerning." Viruses typically mutate, and variants are not necessarily more harmful. UK Health Secretary Matt Hancock. REUTERS/Simon Dawson/Pool The UK has found a sec.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 23rd, 2020

GM, Mercedes to furlough all workers in Brazil, suggesting production stop

General Motors Co and Mercedes Benz will furlough all employees in Brazil later this month, the companies said on Wednesday, suggesting that production in South America's main auto center will be heavily impacted by the coronavirus outbreak......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 18th, 2020

GM to furlough all workers in Brazil on March 30, suggesting production stop

General Motors Co will furlough all its employees in Brazil starting on March 30, the company said in a statement to Reuters on Wednesday, suggesting that GM's production in South America's main car market would stop due to the coronavirus outbreak......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 18th, 2020

The coronavirus outbreak could cost America millions in tourism revenue — here are the major travel destinations that stand to lose the most.

Getty Images New York, Yellowstone, Austin's annual South by Southwest festival (SXSW), and other major US travel destinations may lose millions in revenue from the coro.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 6th, 2020

Dems Politicize Coronavirus Outbreak By Proposing $8.5 Billion Rescue Package: Live Updates

Dems Politicize Coronavirus Outbreak By Proposing $8.5 Billion Rescue Package: Live Updates Summary: Iran deaths hit 19 Brazil confirms first case in South America Franc.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 26th, 2020

Brazil Confirms South America"s First Case Of Coronavirus: Live Updates

Brazil Confirms South America"s First Case Of Coronavirus: Live Updates.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 26th, 2020

UK officials say people who get the contagious coronavirus variant may have a higher risk of death. Here"s why that could be.

The coronavirus variant first found in the UK may .....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytJan 25th, 2021

First known US case of highly transmissible mutated coronavirus strain from Brazil reported in Minnesota

The patient had recent travel history to Brazil and developed symptoms d.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytJan 25th, 2021

Minnesota DOH reports first U.S. case of COVID-19 variant first found in Brazil

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJan 25th, 2021

Moderna says shots effective against new COVID-19 variants, but working on new vaccine for one found in South Africa

Moderna says its vaccine is effective against new variants of the coronavirus that have emerged in Britain and S.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneJan 25th, 2021

Moderna climbs 12% after saying its coronavirus vaccine likely protects against new strains found in the UK and South Africa

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Category: dealsSource: nytJan 25th, 2021

Moderna is working on a new version of its COVID-19 shot designed to fight the South African variant

Lab testing showed that Moderna's current shot can likely protect people against variants of the disease first found in South Africa and the UK. Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine is one of two th.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytJan 25th, 2021

Biden to impose South Africa travel ban to combat COVID variant, Reuters says

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJan 24th, 2021

Vaccines may not work as well against the coronavirus variant detected in South Africa, research shows. People may also face a risk of reinfection.

A mutated coronavirus strain detected in South Africa can partially evade the .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 21st, 2021

The Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine works against the contagious virus variant first found in UK, a new study shows

Pfizer tested its COVID-19 vaccine against a lab-made version of the coronavirus variant found in the UK, with promising results. Vincent Kalut / Photonews via Getty Images The Pfizer-.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 20th, 2021

Why the Mutated Coronavirus Variants Are So Worrisome

Viruses mutate all the time, including the novel coronavirus that’s caused the global Covid-19 pandemic. Most of the changes have no apparent effect. But recent variants that have emerged in the U.K., South Africa and Brazil are causing particu.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostJan 20th, 2021

: Biden aide says air travel restrictions from Brazil, U.K., Europe will remain, despite Trump’s order

President Donald Trump on Monday announced he will lift coronavirus travel restrictions for foreign citizens entering the U.S. from Brazil and much of Europe -- but the incoming Biden administration says it will leave the ban intact......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 18th, 2021

: Trump to lift air travel restrictions from Brazil, U.K., Europe: reports

President Donald Trump plans to lift coronavirus travel restrictions for foreign citizens entering the U.S. from Brazil and much of Europe, according to multiple reports Monday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 18th, 2021