Marriott CEO says travel ban far too blunt an instrument
26 February 2018 | 12:40 pm
Arne Sorenson, chief executive officer of Marriott International, discusses the close relationship between tourism and U.S. jobs in relation to President Donald Trump's travel ban.
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The Trump administration is planning to add seven countries - Belarus, Eritrea, Kyrgyzstan, Myanmar, Nigeria, Sudan and Tanzania - to its travel ban list, U.S. media reports said on Tuesday.
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Minister of Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, said on Thursday that Nigeria had not placed travel restrictions or ban following the outbreak of the coronavirus, code-named COVID-19 because of its reliance on surveillance, among others, at all entry points.
20 Mar 2020
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