US to lift travel curbs on eight African countries

US to lift travel curbs on eight African countries

(VOVWORLD) - The Biden administration will lift travel restrictions on eight southern African countries imposed last month over concerns about the fast-spreading COVID-19 Omicron variant, the White House said...
Omicron variant reported in 106 countries

Omicron variant reported in 106 countries

(VOVWORLD) - According to the latest report of the World Health Organization (WHO), the Omicron variant has been confirmed in 106 countries around the world, and the number of infections is...
WEF to postpone Davos summit until mid-2022

WEF to postpone Davos summit until mid-2022

(VOVWORLD) - The World Economic Forum (WEF) on Monday postponed its annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland, due to the spread of the Omicron coronavirus variant, putting off the event, scheduled for January...
WHO warns of high global risk from Omicron

WHO warns of high global risk from Omicron

(VOVWORLD) - The SARS-COV-2’s latest variant Omicron has spread to 60 countries. There is some evidence that it can evade the antibodies created by existing vaccines, but...