Italy announced on Friday that travelers from the UK would once again have to adhere to a brief isolation and that many countries would be able to enter freely if they had an anti-Govt health pass.
Mandatory segregation of passengers from the UK will take effect on Monday, June 21, the Department of Health said. “Today I signed into law a new mandate that allows entry with green certification from the European Union and the United States, Canada and Japan», Announced the Italian Health Minister Roberto Speranza on Facebook. The Minister declared that the Green Certificate is a health certificate that confirms the negative of a vaccine, cure or anti-Govt test. Roberto Speranza also clarified that travelers from the United Kingdom, a country with a high prevalence of the highly contagious delta variant, must adhere to five days of isolation and be subjected to anti-Govt testing. It also extended the ban on entry into the national border for travelers from India, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka.
20% more tourists
Italy expects 20% more tourists this summer to revive the tourism sector, which represents almost 14% of GDP, and has been hit hard by the Govt-19 epidemic. According to several government officials, the country plans to eliminate the need to wear a mask outside in the first half of July. Italy has provided more than 44 million anti-Govt vaccines to date. According to the Ministry of Health website, nearly 15 million people, or more than 27% of the population over the age of 12, are vaccinated.