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Global air routes are cutoff as the Netherlands imposes one of the strictest travel requirements worldwide to combat new COVID-19 variants

The Netherlands just announced new travel restrictions in response to new COVID-19 variants. Travellers from non-European countries must take a rapid test within four hours of their flight. KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, in response, cancelled all of its long-haul flights. Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. The Netherlands government […]
Global air routes are cutoff as the Netherlands imposes one of the strictest travel requirements worldwide to combat new COVID-19 variants
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A growing number of countries are banning flights from the UK to protect their citizens from the new variant of fast-spreading coronavirus

Fears around a new, more transmissible variant of COVID-19 have prompted multiple countries to cancel flights from the UK. Denmark, The Netherlands, Germany, Belgium, Austria, Italy, France, Ireland, and Israel are among the nations that have placed restrictions on travel with the UK. Eurostar has cancelled all journeys between London, […]
A growing number of countries are banning flights from the UK to protect their citizens from the new variant of fast-spreading coronavirus
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Dutch civil servants now get $2 a day to cover coffee and toilet paper while remote working — and you should ask your boss for the same, a financial institution says

Everyone should get 2 euros ($US2.36) extra per day to cover working-from-home expenses like coffee, toilet paper, and energy bills, according to research from Dutch finance institution NIBUD. Trade unions in the country have lobbied for the change, and civil servants now get an extra 363 euros ($US428) a year […]
Dutch civil servants now get $2 a day to cover coffee and toilet paper while remote working — and you should ask your boss for the same, a financial institution says
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Plastic partitions, temperature checks, and socially distanced classrooms: How countries are reopening schools following coronavirus closures

Coronavirus lockdown measures have partially or fully closed schools for over 60% of the world’s student population across 186 countries and territories, according to UNESCO. After closing schools to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, a handful of countries like Denmark and Japan have started reopening them. Reopening strategies range […]
Plastic partitions, temperature checks, and socially distanced classrooms: How countries are reopening schools following coronavirus closures