Portugal finds 13 Omicron cases at top football club – POLITICO

Thirteen cases of the new Omicron coronavirus variant have been found in players of Portugal’s top football club Belenenses SAD, according to preliminary results from the country’s National Institute of Health (INSA). One of the players recently returned from South Africa, where the new species was discovered last week, the institute said. “Preliminary tests conducted … Read more

Commission proposes 9 months vaccine validity for travel – POLITICO

The Commission proposed on Thursday that vaccine certificates for travel are valid for nine months and that rules for intra-block travel should be linked to travelers’ personal health risk, rather than their country of departure. “This means that, in principle, holders of an EU certificate should not receive additional travel restrictions, wherever they come from … Read more