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    Dubai reduces RT-PCR validity to 48 hours for entry

    The post Dubai reduces RT-PCR validity to 48 hours for entry appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Travellers to Dubai till now required a negative report from RT-PCR test done within 72 hours before departure. The time frame has been reduced by 24 hours by the Dubai Civil Aviation Authority (DCAA). Residents and tourists, barring UAE nationals, must present a valid negative Covid-19 PCR test certificate for a test taken no more than 48 hours before departure from 22 April. Airlines operating to Dubai under the air bubble agreements have received communication to this effect from DCAA on 18 April and the protocol received from the Covid-19…

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    Brits accumulate six billion hours of annual leave and GBP867m in foreign currency

    The post Brits accumulate six billion hours of annual leave and GBP867m in foreign currency appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. As locked-down Brits bunkered down at home and worked their way through lockdown, people have amassed time off and money that they could use now that international travel restarts. According to a research conducted by Holiday Extras, the working population has accumulated over six billion hours of annual leave one year into the pandemic as they waited for travel to resume. The research found out that workers have banked an average of 10 days of annual leave. 45% of those polled have earned at least a…