Sumary of Green list news – live: countries could join Portugal as government travel review expected today:
- The Independent travel correspondent Simon Calder answered readers’ travel questions on the green list in an “Ask Me Anything”..
- destinations based on Covid reimportation risks, is 43 countries strong and includes most of South America, Africa and India..
- The former director of strategy at BA parent company International Airlines Group (IAG) and founder of GridPoint Consulting Limited, Robert Boyle, recently assessed the available case rate and testing data to predict which countries might move lists..
- Purely based on infection rates, the countries with the highest reported case rates – based on a seven-day average reported cases per million – that are currently classified as amber are Bahrain, Costa Rica, Trinidad and Tobago and Kuwait..
- 1622704862 Travellers should exercise ‘common sense’ when travelling internationally The public should “exercise their common sense”.
- There are some countries in the world at the moment that because of the variants and the rates of infection are simply too dangerous for us to visit in terms of Covid, and of course they are on the red list..
- “We then have the amber list which we very much ask people not to travel to unless there are very particular, very dire consequences they’re having to deal with, such as a dying relative, and then the green list….