UPDATE UK adds Thailand to Covid travel ‘red list’ – Pattaya One News

The British government on Monday will add Thailand to its travel “red list”. Foreigners are banned from travelling to England from red list countries, and nationals are required to quarantine. “Thailand and Montenegro will be added to the red list from 4 am on Monday 30 August 2021,” reflecting the increased coronavirus case rates in those countries, the Department for Transport … Read more

Why Hainan Is China’s Newest Luxury Mecca | Jing Daily

Key Takeaways: Global travel restrictions and changes in duty-free shopping quotas in China have added to Hainan’s appeal. By 2025, Chinese consumers will make 26 to 28 percent of their purchases at home, according to research by Bain & Company and Fondazione Altagamma. For the past two years, Hong Kong’s power has been eroding, but … Read more

A Toronto nursing home left isolation rooms empty as COVID-19 spread on crowded floors, killing 81 | Globalnews.ca

At 6:41 p.m. on Dec. 10, an urgent email went out to families of residents at Tendercare Living Centre. The long-term-care home warned of an escalating COVID-19 outbreak at the 254-bed facility in the eastern Toronto suburb of Scarborough. “Residents who have Covid-19 will be moved to the 4th floor on December 11, 2020,” read … Read more