Oman bans entry from 10 countries to curb coronavirus spread

SourceZawya
SectorHealthcare
CountryOman

Oman bans entry from 10 countries to curb coronavirus spread The countries are: Sudan, Lebanon, South Africa, Brazil, Nigeria, Tanzania, Ghana, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Ethiopia    Image used for illustrative purpose. Muscat is the largest city in Oman and the center of government and business. DUBAI, - Oman will not allow people from 10 countries to enter the country for 15 days to curb the spread of the coronavirus, in particular certain mutated strains, the Gulf state's coronavirus committee said on Tuesday.The countries are: Sudan, Lebanon, South Africa, Brazil, Nigeria, Tanzania, Ghana, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Ethiopia. The decision is effective from Thursday.(Writing by Lisa Barrington; Editing by Christian Schmollinger) ((lisa.barrington@thomsonreuters.com;))Zawya Coveragereal estateRevealed: Cheapest places to rent in Dubai todaymorning briefingTuesday Outlook: Asian stocks edge higher; oil rises; gold scales upaviationJazeera Airways expects air traffic to start returning to 2019 levels this yearaviationEmirates to resume services to one more US destinationequitiesUAE-based Gulf Capital sells 70% stake in TurknetMoreReuters CoverageegyptEgypt receives...read more...