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  1. News - World - DISEASE

    US to funnel travellers from Ebola-hit regions through five designated airports

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 05:34pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in New York US restricts trips from Ebola-hit area The United States has ratcheted up its safeguards against Ebola by requiring travellers from three countries at the centre ... were announced by the US Department of Homeland Security and were due to go into effect yesterday. The precautions stop well short of the travel ban sought by some US lawmakers to prevent more ...

  2. News - World - HEALTH

    Jet lag can make you fat, thanks to bacteria disturbed by travel

    Posted Oct 19th 2014, 06:39am by WASHPOST

    ... living organisms, including bacteria in the body, have biological clocks that can get thrown out of sync by international travel. In humans, the result is jet lag. But at the microbial level, ... human subjects to Israel and manipulating the mice with lights and meals. The jet-lagged mice started putting on more weight than those that hadn't "travelled", even though ...

  3. News - World

    US survey finds little effect on business travel despite Ebola flight scare

    Posted Oct 18th 2014, 03:46am by AGENCIES

    ... McClatchy-Tribune US survey finds little effect on air travel despite Ebola patient taking domestic flight Business as usual for jet-setting managers News that an Ebola patient flew on a domestic US commercial flight is not stopping business travellers from flying as usual, a survey found. Nearly 80 per cent of corporate travel managers questioned in the survey by the US-based ...

  4. News - World - Ebola virus

    US Congress, Republicans step-up demands for Ebola travel ban

    Posted Oct 17th 2014, 09:56am by Reuters in Washington

    ... Reuters in Washington Calls to exclude travellers put pressure on Obama administration as president says he is considering appointing a 'czar' to oversee the response to the disease Republican lawmakers dragged the Ebola crisis into the political arena on Thursday, ramping up their demands that President Barack Obama impose new restrictions on travel from countries ...

  5. News - World - Ebola

    St Lucia and Colombia bar entry to travellers from Ebola-hit countries

    Posted Oct 16th 2014, 09:47pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Kingston, Jamaica 'No entry' signs go up for epidemic countries The tiny Caribbean island of St Lucia has barred entry to travellers from the three West African nations overwhelmed by an Ebola epidemic. And Colombia's government also has said it would not allow in anyone who had travelled to five African nations within the preceding four ...

  6. News - China - AVIATION

    Travel warning issued after budget airline delay

    Posted Oct 13th 2014, 05:47am by DON WEINLAND, He Huifeng

    ... of a flight to Shenyang at the end of last month. The notice also put the onus on travel agencies to book flights through "qualified suppliers" and to foot the bill should their customers' flights be cancelled while outside the country. Despite lower fares, some mainland travel agencies said they were wary of booking with newer budget carriers. Jet Asia was established ...

  7. News - World - HEALTH

    United States airports tighten Ebola checks on West African travellers

    Posted Oct 12th 2014, 09:46am by Reuters

    ... York airport, armed with Ebola questionnaires and temperature guns, have begun screening travellers from three West African countries as US health authorities intensified efforts to stop the spread of the virus. John F. Kennedy Airport (JFK) is the first of five in the United States to toughen screening of travellers from Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone, the countries that have seen ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    Travel firm sues Occupy co-founder Benny Tai over lost business

    Posted Oct 09th 2014, 04:02am by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip amy.nip@scmp.com Travel firm sues Benny Tai over lost business A tour agency has sued Occupy Central co-founder Benny Tai Yiu-ting for lost business during the recent protests, but legal experts have doubts on whether such a case can succeed. The managing director of the LifeABC tour company, Marco Ma Yat-chiu, filed the case at the Small Claims Tribunal at the Wan Chai ...

  9. News - World - DISEASE

    First US Ebola patient dies as airports begin monitoring travellers for virus

    Posted Oct 08th 2014, 11:24pm by AP

    ... Associated Press Death of Liberian comes as America begins monitoring travellers at airports and Madrid probes how Spanish nurse contracted virus First U.S. Ebola patient dies in Texas hospital A Liberian man who was the first person diagnosed with Ebola outside of Africa died yesterday in a Texas hospital. The death came as agents at US airports began monitoring travellers ...

  10. News - China - HEALTH

    Dengue fever brings travel and health warnings on mainland

    Posted Oct 01st 2014, 11:54am by Alice Yan

    ... travel period, mainland health experts say. More than 12,000 cases have been reported to the Chinese Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), xinhuanet.com reports – about five times ... Wenwu, CDC researcher specialising in the disease, was quoted as saying that the public help eradicate mosquito breeding places and, when travelling to southern China and south and southeast ...




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