Dubai, August 1
Kuwait has banned till additional discover business flights to 31 nations it stated that it thought to be excessive threat because of the unfold of the coronavirus, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation stated on Saturday.
The nations embody India, Pakistan, Egypt, the Philippines, Lebanon and Sri Lanka, which all have massive numbers of expatriates in Kuwait. The listing additionally contains China, Iran, Brazil, Mexico, Italy and Iraq.
The ban was introduced the identical day Kuwait started a partial resumption of business flights. The authorities have stated Kuwait International Airport would run at about 30% capability from Saturday, step by step growing in coming months.
Kuwait, which has recorded almost 67,000 coronavirus circumstances and greater than 400 deaths, started a five-phase plan initially of June to step by step elevate restrictions imposed to curb the unfold of the virus. A partial curfew stays in place. Reuters