SitRep [UPDATE] – the Sri Lankan Crisis

SitRep [UPDATE] – the Sri Lankan Crisis

Travel Risk Level: HIGH Image source: Flickr Brief Introduction: The crisis in Sri Lanka has exacerbated over the past few weeks. The country is facing an unprecedented shortage of fuel, further dwindling the political instability. Residents are experiencing frequent...
Economic Crisis in Sri Lanka

Economic Crisis in Sri Lanka

Travel Risk: MEDIUM Picture courtesy: @nuzly_hameem Brief introduction to the (conflict/crisis/evolving) situation The Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka is an island nation in the Indian Ocean Region. The island nation has recently witnessed economic chaos as...

SITUATIONAL REPORT: The Ukraine War – Impact on Travel

Image Courtesy: Wikimedia Commons | License Details Brief introduction to the (conflict/crisis/evolving) situation Ukraine is the largest country in Europe, and borders important geopolitical spheres such as the Black Sea, Russian Federation to the east and countries...
Monkeypox – should we panic?

Monkeypox – should we panic?

A small outbreak of monkeypox has recently occurred and with world’s experience from COVID-19, the world is understandably anxious. Indeed, even the US quickly ordered 13 million vaccine doses in response. Now many travellers are left wondering: what is...
World-wide Shortage of Yellow Fever Vaccine

World-wide Shortage of Yellow Fever Vaccine

World-wide Shortage of Yellow Fever Vaccine One of the major producers of yellow fever vaccine, Sanofi Pasteur, has announced that due to a production problem, there will be a shortage of the yellow fever vaccine. In general, priority for vaccination will be given to...