Friday, 2nd December 2022

Coronavirus: EU urges closing external borders until mid-June

The European Commission has called on EU member states to uphold travel bans on non-essential travel to the bloc. EU officials also said priority must be given to restoring frictionless travel within the bloc.


16 May 2017
A federal appeals court is set to hear arguments Monday over President Donald Trump's temporary travel ban.
26 Feb 2018
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.
27 Jun 2017
The Center for American Progress Vice President Michele Jawando discusses the Supreme Court's decision to partially revive President Donald Trump's travel ban.
15 Jul 2017
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions said on Friday that the Justice Department will ask the Supreme Court to block a judge's ruling that prevented President Donald Trump's travel ban from being applied to grandparents of U.S. citizens and refugees already being processed by resettlement agencies.
18 Oct 2017
A U.S. judge on Tuesday blocked President Donald Trump's latest bid to impose restrictions on citizens from several countries entering the United States, which had been set to take effect this week.
29 Jan 2018
Hundreds gathered at the White House on Saturday to protest against President Donald Trump's contentious travel ban policy.
15 Oct 2018
Fifty high profile Nigerians have been restricted from travelling abroad as the Federal government of Nigeria is seeking to implement Executive Order six, which was recently upheld by a Federal High Court in Abuja.
5 Apr 2019
Laura Codruta Kovesi, tabbed to become the EU's first chief prosecutor, can once again leave Romania. The European Parliament backs her candidacy despite strong opposition from the Romanian government.
7 Apr 2019
German car giants VW, Daimler and BMW colluded to restrict the development of technology to clean emissions from passenger cars, the European Commission said in preliminary findings from its antitrust probe.
11 Jul 2019
German conservative politician Manfred Weber will not be the next president of the European Commission, according to a German newspaper. EU leaders have been wrangling for weeks over who should get the top job.
1 Dec 2019
The European Parliament voted in favor of Ursula von der Leyen's new commission on Wednesday, after a months fraught with uncertainty for the German lawmaker. The new commission will take over on December 1.
24 Jan 2020
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.