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The new Covid variant in the UK is causing problems well beyond European countries imposing restrictions on entry from Britain.
Singapore has banned entry from the UK from Wednesday night, which has significant implications for anyone who has flights booked through that destination as a stopping point to another country, like Australia.
Austria’s ski lifts may be operating but as the country struggles to control coronavirus infections, the sector expects a subdued season – and migrant workers who depend on it face an uncertain winter.
AFP reports that in a normal year they would be part of one of Europe’s largest seasonal labour migrations.