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Dr. Scott Gottlieb says travel restrictions on India will have little impact on U.S. Covid cases

The Biden administration’s recently announced restrictions on travelers from India are unlikely to play a significant role in limiting new coronavirus cases in the U.S., Dr. Scott Gottlieb told CNBC on Friday. “Will it have an impact? Perhaps a minor impact on the margins in terms of reducing introductions. It’s not going to dramatically affect our… Read More »

Explainer: Australia and New Zealand ‘travel bubble’ in sight as virus growth slows

SYDNEY (Reuters) – New Zealand and Australia could soon open their borders to each other, creating what they call a “Trans-Tasman bubble” as they look to restart their economies after getting their novel coronavirus outbreaks under control. New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern confirmed on Monday she would take part in an emergency Australian coronavirus… Read More »

Coronavirus live updates: CDC raises travel warning for South Korea, US airlines waive cancellation fees

People wait in a line to buy face masks at a retail store in the southeastern city of Daegu on February 25, 2020. JUNG YEON-JE | AFP via Getty Images This is a live blog. Please check back for updates. All times below are in Eastern time. Total confirmed cases: More than 80,200 Total deaths:… Read More »

What more Trump might do to address coronavirus beyond restricting travel

The U.S. government has gone on the offensive as the coronavirus that originated in Wuhan, China, multiplies and spreads to other countries and has more options at its disposal. Roughly 9,800 people in China have been infected with the coronavirus, and more than 200 have died. In response, the United States imposed strict travel restrictions,… Read More »