Tag: pandemic

  • Emirates will pay for your funeral if you die of coronavirus

    Emirates will pay for your funeral if you die of coronavirus

    In what is the most comprehensive (and hilarious) travel coverage in the time of the coronavirus pandemic, Emirates has announced that they will provide free insurance coverage to anyone flying with them anywhere in the world. The announcement comes amid global uneasiness about travel that is killing the tourism industry. Emirates Group Chairman and CEO…

  • Considerations for international travel post-Covid

    Considerations for international travel post-Covid

    Just when we thought summer vacations wouldn’t be salvageable, things have started looking up. A few travel corridors have paved the way for mass border reopenings. It seems that the European Union will once again become a united travel destination starting July 1 after most member countries successfully controlled the pandemic. It’s unclear what countries…

  • The success of the Czech Republic’s pandemic response

    The success of the Czech Republic’s pandemic response

    I’ve been living here for four years already, so I have a lot to thank the Czech Republic for, but no experience has filled me with gratitude toward this country quite like the organized and coherent response to the coronavirus pandemic. The success of the Czech Republic’s pandemic response was the result of a swift…