On Thursday, the European Council updated the list of safe countries from which the bloc will permit non-essential journey.
From January 28, residents of Australia, New Zealand, Rwanda, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand and China (topic to affirmation of reciprocity), shall be permitted to enter Europe.
Journey restrictions also needs to be step by step lifted for the particular administrative areas of China Hong Kong and Macao, topic to affirmation of reciprocity.
Residents of Andorra, Monaco, San Marino and the Vatican must be thought-about as European Union residents for the aim of this advice.
The standards to find out the third nations for which the present journey restriction must be lifted cowl particularly the epidemiological state of affairs and containment measures, together with bodily distancing, in addition to financial and social issues.
Schengen related nations (Iceland, Lichtenstein, Norway, Switzerland) additionally participate on this advice.