News > Travel

China Temporarily Closes Its Borders To Foreign Nationals

13 days ago   |   By NPR

It's not clear how long the closure, which affects foreigners holding valid visas and residence permits, will remain in place. Exemptions will be made for diplomats and plane crews.
Read more ...

 

China bars foreigners from entry amid Covid-19 pandemic - Foreign Ministry

China bars foreigners from entry amid Covid-19 pandemic - Foreign Ministry

13 days ago   |   By RT

Citing the “rapid spread of Covid-19 across the world,” China has decided to temporarily suspend all entry by foreign nationals holding valid visas or residence permits, the foreign ministry in Beijing has announced.
“The suspension is a temporary measure that China is compelled to take in light of the outbreak situation and the practices of other countries,” the ministry said in a statement on Thursday evening. The ban will go into effect at midnight on Saturday, March 28.
All foreign nationals holding Chinese visas, as well as permanent residents, will be affected by the measure.
Also on...
Read more ...

 

China to suspend entry of foreigners with visas, residence permits due to coronavirus

China to suspend entry of foreigners with visas, residence permits due to coronavirus

13 days ago   |   By National Post

BEIJING - China will temporarily suspend the entry of foreigners with valid Chinese visas and residence permits starting on March 28, as an interim measure in response to the coronavirus epidemic, the Foreign Ministry said on Thursday.
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Travel      World      Health      PMN Health      REU  


Biden vs. Trump: General election battle is now set

Biden vs. Trump: General election battle is now set

In Biden and Trump, voters will choose between two candidates with dramatically different prescriptions for health care, climate change, foreign policy and leadership in an era... Read more ...

Congress in standoff on virus aid, but first checks coming

Congress in standoff on virus aid, but first checks coming

For the next coronavirus aid package, the White House wants to pump $250 billion into a small business fund but opposes Democrats' proposal to tack on billions for protective... Read more ...

Linda Tripp, who provided Lewinsky tapes against President Clinton, dies at 70

Linda Tripp, who provided Lewinsky tapes against President Clinton, dies at 70

Former Pentagon worker Linda Tripp, who provided tape-recorded conversations of former White House intern Monica Lewinsky about former President Bill Clinton, has died. Read more ...

Man accused of stabbing family feared coronavirus would kill them

Man accused of stabbing family feared coronavirus would kill them

A Wisconsin man accused of stabbing four family members, killing two of them, said he did it because "the coronavirus was going to get them, so I had to kill them," according... Read more ...

Amber Alert issued for 2-year-old boy abducted in Durham, mother hospitalized

Amber Alert issued for 2-year-old boy abducted in Durham, mother hospitalized

An Amber Alert was issued Thursday for a 2-year-old boy. Read more ...

Strong storms leave widespread damage, thousands without power across...

Strong storms leave widespread damage, thousands without power across Greater Cincinnati

Severe weather swept through the area Wednesday evening causing widespread damage and power outages. Read more ...

Bernie Sanders drops out of 2020 race, leaving Biden as likely nominee

Bernie Sanders drops out of 2020 race, leaving Biden as likely nominee

Read more ...

Trump quietly shuts down asylum at U.S. borders to fight virus

Trump quietly shuts down asylum at U.S. borders to fight virus

Read more ...

Massachusetts hospitals prepare for surge of coronavirus cases

Massachusetts hospitals prepare for surge of coronavirus cases

Hospitals in Massachusetts are preparing for a surge of coronavirus cases. Read more ...

Inmates In Washington State Protest After Fellow Prisoners Test Positive For...

Inmates In Washington State Protest After Fellow Prisoners Test Positive For COVID-19

More than 100 prisoners at Monroe Correctional Complex's minimum-security unit set off fire extinguishers in protest after six fellow inmates were diagnosed with COVID-19 in... Read more ...