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Ministry of Health releases new travel guidelines

Ministry of Health releases new travel guidelines

The guidelines include new procedures for arriving passengers and restrictions on travel to certain destinations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/07/2021 15:46
Matot-Massei: Pack this in your bags – it doesn’t weigh anything

Matot-Massei: Pack this in your bags – it doesn’t weigh anything

When travelling, the most important thing to take with us doesn’t weight anything at all., 07/07/2021 23:15
PM Bennett: 'We'll ban flights to red countries'

PM Bennett: 'We'll ban flights to red countries'

'No one should get on a plane headed to a red country,' PM Bennett says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/06/2021 15:20
Israelis attempting to fly to Russia are removed from plane

Israelis attempting to fly to Russia are removed from plane

Border supervisors identify Israelis attempting to board flight to blacklisted country, remove them from plane.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/06/2021 14:59
Watch: 'Flying taxi' transforming travel in China

Watch: 'Flying taxi' transforming travel in China

The CEO of the company responsible for China's 'flying taxis' says air travel is the way of the future.i24NEWS, 28/06/2021 20:03
Israelis traveling abroad to affirm they'll stick to rules

Israelis traveling abroad to affirm they'll stick to rules

Health Ministry to require Israelis to affirm avoidance of maximum risk countries.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/06/2021 17:42
Prof. Nachman Ash: 'Too early to travel abroad'

Prof. Nachman Ash: 'Too early to travel abroad'

'In most countries in Europe and outside Europe, infection rates are still high,' coronavirus czar Prof. Ash warns.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/05/2021 09:11
55 arrivals from Mexico, India, refuse coronavirus test

55 arrivals from Mexico, India, refuse coronavirus test

Amid concerns that Indian coronavirus variant may be vaccine-resistant, dozens arriving from affected countries refuse coronavirus test.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/04/2021 13:36
Government to ban Israelis from traveling abroad?

Government to ban Israelis from traveling abroad?

Health Ministry presents new plan to keep coronavirus infection rate low while returning life in Israel to normal.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/04/2021 12:17
Israel to grant entry to non-citizens with relatives in Israel

Israel to grant entry to non-citizens with relatives in Israel

Former MK Dov Lipman lauds new policy permitting relatives of immigrants to enter Israel, after year of restrictions on tourists.David Rosenberg, 06/04/2021 15:18
How do you fly with unvaccinated children?

How do you fly with unvaccinated children?

MK Yakov Margi answers questions about whether vaccinated parents & unvaccinated children will be required to quarantine upon arrival home.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/02/2021 11:36
Dr. Asher Salmon: 'We can't rely on vaccine certificates issued abroad'

Dr. Asher Salmon: 'We can't rely on vaccine certificates issued abroad'

Dr. Salmon, head of Health Min's International Dept., says those vaccinated, recovered, must quarantine after arrival in Israel.Hezki Baruch, 15/02/2021 16:21
Health Ministry: COVID-19 mutation gaining steam

Health Ministry: COVID-19 mutation gaining steam

Seven new cases of the new mutation were discovered in Jerusalem, Bnei Brak, and Givat Ze'ev, 300 specimens sent for sequencingShlomo Witty, 03/01/2021 21:33
Winter 2021: Flu not yet identified in Israel

Winter 2021: Flu not yet identified in Israel

Estimates attribute low morbidity from respiratory infections to decreased international travel, mask-wearing and social distancing.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/01/2021 10:23
Ben Gurion Airport prepares to open skies

Ben Gurion Airport prepares to open skies

After government approval, Ben Gurion Airport ready to accept travelers leaving country. Returns from red states must enter full isolation.Mordechai Sones, 15/10/2020 08:04
Health Ministry updates list of 'green' countries

Health Ministry updates list of 'green' countries

Health Ministry turns some 'green' countries red, adds other countries to 'green' list in their place.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/09/2020 11:00
New public transport restrictions come into effect

New public transport restrictions come into effect

Transport Ministry re-adjusts restrictions: up to 50% occupancy, weekday routes end at 10pm, reinforcing central lines at rush hour.Mordechai Sones, 09/07/2020 08:40
Meet the Jewish travel blogger who soon will have visited every country

Meet the Jewish travel blogger who soon will have visited every country

Drew 'Binsky' Goldberg has just five countries left to visit - and he's not even 30 years old.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 18/01/2020 21:52
Congress members call for Israelis to have easier entry into US

Congress members call for Israelis to have easier entry into US

Congress members push to allow Israel full participation in program allowing expedited entry for 'pre-approved, low-risk travelers.'Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 27/04/2019 21:26
From 2021: US visitors to Europe to require travel pass

From 2021: US visitors to Europe to require travel pass

Europe to implement new travel approval system, aiming to improve security and 'avoid problems' with illegal immigration and terrorism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/03/2019 12:44
Israelis detained in Kiev airport

Israelis detained in Kiev airport

Ukrainian authorities order Israeli travelers detained in response to Israel's detention of Ukrainians arriving in Ben Gurion Airport.Michal Levi, 16/02/2019 23:12
Passengers who were stood up by travel agent to receive refunds

Passengers who were stood up by travel agent to receive refunds

Travel agency says flights to Uman were canceled, promises that affected customers will receive refunds.Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/08/2018 00:16
EasyJet adds two more Italy-Israel routes

EasyJet adds two more Italy-Israel routes

British airline adds two more low-cost routes, due to start operating in the fall.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/07/2017 14:18
How to get the most out of your next trip to Israel

How to get the most out of your next trip to Israel

What every visitor to Israel should know before planning their trip.Shlomo Sixt, 06/07/2017 19:19
Sign of the times: More roads - and even more cars

Sign of the times: More roads - and even more cars

Israel's blessed growth means more roads, cars, and traffic. Total travel jumped in 2016 to 58.2 billion km, increasing geometrically.Hillel Fendel, 06/03/2017 13:27
New immigration ban won't include Iraq

New immigration ban won't include Iraq

Trump to issue new travel ban to replace ban shot down by courts.Chana Roberts, 01/03/2017 13:50
Full debate: Attorneys argue travel ban

Full debate: Attorneys argue travel ban

Justice Department argues case to reinstate President Trump's travel ban to appeals court.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/02/2017 11:28
Appeals court rejects request to reinstate travel ban

Appeals court rejects request to reinstate travel ban

Appeals court rejects Justice Department's request to reinstate US President Trump's travel ban.Chana Roberts, 05/02/2017 11:43
Trump: What is our country coming to?

Trump: What is our country coming to?

Trump responds to Department of Homeland Security's actions, slams judge for overriding entrance ban.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/02/2017 23:36
US ex-Marine in Iraq speaks about Trump ban in viral video

US ex-Marine in Iraq speaks about Trump ban in viral video

US ex-Marine in Iraq posts viral video about 'what's actually happening on the ground,' supports Trump travel ban.Guy Cohen, Chana Roberts, 04/02/2017 21:29
Trump slams federal judge who ruled against travel ban

Trump slams federal judge who ruled against travel ban

US President calls judge who ruled against ban 'so-called judge,' says his ruling is 'ridiculous.'Chana Roberts, 04/02/2017 19:48
Poll: Half of Israelis avoid travel to cities hit by terror

Poll: Half of Israelis avoid travel to cities hit by terror

New poll indicates 52% of Israelis avoid terror-hit cities in past year when planning vacations.Uzi Baruch, 31/01/2017 15:25
Minister calls to bar Brussels Airlines

Minister calls to bar Brussels Airlines

Tourism Minister Yariv Levin sharply criticizes Belgian airline which removed Halva manufactured in Samaria from its airline meals.Ido Ben Porat, 24/08/2016 18:02
Big travel industry event to be held in Jerusalem

Big travel industry event to be held in Jerusalem

International networking event for new media professionals in the travel industry scheduled to meet in Jerusalem in 2017Tal Polon, 18/07/2016 20:15
Israelis Everywhere: Travel Abroad Sets Record

Israelis Everywhere: Travel Abroad Sets Record

Israelis set a tourism record in July – one that is likely to be broken in August, with 777,500 Israelis leaving the country.Moshe Cohen, 09/08/2015 17:54
Israelis Advised Against Visiting 41 Countries

Israelis Advised Against Visiting 41 Countries

As terrorism rises worldwide, Israelis advised to be on alert during Spring holidays - and not to visit several countries at all.Tova Dvorin, 22/03/2015 13:08
Ben Gurion Airport Sees Highest-Ever Traffic

Ben Gurion Airport Sees Highest-Ever Traffic

Holiday travel sky-high: 521 aircraft to depart, arrive at Israel's airport in 24 hours - a new record.Tova Dvorin, 28/09/2014 13:00
NY Rep. Tells Kerry to Stop Blocking Israeli Visas

NY Rep. Tells Kerry to Stop Blocking Israeli Visas

Congresswoman Meng questions rising Israeli visa rejections, reveals 'upsetting negative presumptions' behind move.Ari Yashar, 18/03/2014 14:44
‘Celebrity Rabbi’ Nixes Uman Trips: It’s Forbidden

‘Celebrity Rabbi’ Nixes Uman Trips: It’s Forbidden

Rabbi Avi Zarki slams annual pilgrimage to Ukraine. ‘The spiritual boost is not real.’Maayana Miskin, 18/08/2013 09:46
TA-Haifa Train Shuts Down until Sunday

TA-Haifa Train Shuts Down until Sunday

Train line closes until Sunday, tens of thousands of travelers affected.Maayana Miskin, 24/07/2013 11:17
Travel Advisory Issued Prior to Passover Vacation

Travel Advisory Issued Prior to Passover Vacation

The Counter Terrorism Bureau issued a travel warning, alerting Israelis to refrain from visiting hostile locations over Passover holiday. Rachel Hirshfeld , 06/03/2013 19:13
Lonely Planet: Negev is 'Hot,' Visit Now

Lonely Planet: Negev is 'Hot,' Visit Now

The Lonely Planet travel guide named the Negev as one of the Top Ten Regions to visit in 2013David Lev, 26/10/2012 01:16
US Congressman Introduces Visa Waiver for Israelis

US Congressman Introduces Visa Waiver for Israelis

Legislation introduced that would no longer require Israelis to obtain visas to visit the United States for tourism or business purposes. Rachel Hirshfeld, 22/05/2012 19:17
Israel Raises Travel Warnings to Tunisia

Israel Raises Travel Warnings to Tunisia

Israel's National Security Council increased travel warnings to Tunisia following reports of attacks on Israeli or Jewish targets in countryRachel Hirshfeld, 07/05/2012 16:39
Ben Gurion Airport on 'Fast Forward' for Holidays

Ben Gurion Airport on 'Fast Forward' for Holidays

Ben Gurion International Airport will be on “fast forward” in order to cope with the crowds passing through for the upcoming holidays.Chana Ya'ar, 25/03/2012 15:07
Gas Prices to Rise Again

Gas Prices to Rise Again

Gasoline prices are set to rise again this week due to a rise in the gas tax. Chana Ya'ar, 28/08/2011 12:46
‘Don’t Chew Gum in Ramadan’

‘Don’t Chew Gum in Ramadan’

Britain and the US issue special travel warnings for the Muslim month of Ramadan. “Be careful about chewing gum” and beware of rapists.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 27/07/2011 12:09
Israelis Warned Away from Turkey

Israelis Warned Away from Turkey

The National Security Council Counter-Terrorism Bureau has continued its travel warning for Israeli tourists to Turkey.Chana Ya'ar, 20/07/2011 09:33
Hundreds at Ancient Synagogue

Hundreds at Ancient Synagogue

Hundreds visit ancient synagogues in Samoa and Susiya, touring in honor of slain hikers.Maayana Miskin, 08/07/2011 16:16
The 25 billion dollar question

The 25 billion dollar question

An Aladdin's cave of treasure has been found in an Indian temple touching off a debate on what to do with it.Aryeh Ben Hayim, 05/07/2011 17:51
Flotilla-Mania

Flotilla-Mania

, 03/07/2011 18:05
Denmark Blocks Israeli Security

Denmark Blocks Israeli Security

Denmark is refusing to allow Israeli security personnel to carry arms and conduct routine security checks of passengers at Kastrup Airport.Chana Ya'ar, 29/06/2011 21:34
Israelis Go ‘Cold on Turkey’

Israelis Go ‘Cold on Turkey’

Israeli tourists go ‘cold Turkey”, avoiding a country that suffered a 59 percent decrease in visits from Israel to the once-popular vacation spot. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 28/06/2011 20:03
U.S. Warns Israelis on Visa Scam

U.S. Warns Israelis on Visa Scam

The U.S. Consulate in Tel Aviv produced a video to warn Israelis – don’t try to fool our immigration officers.Gil Ronen, 23/06/2011 18:32
Japan Rattled by 6.7 Quake

Japan Rattled by 6.7 Quake

Northeast Japan was rattled early Thursday by a 6.7-magnitude earthquake.Chana Ya'ar, 23/06/2011 15:12
Visit the 300-Year Old Synagogue

Visit the 300-Year Old Synagogue

Arutz Sheva TV's Hezki Ezra visited the 300 year old synagogue in London and met the site's curator.Elad Benari & Hezki Baruch, 13/06/2011 01:13
Masada Opera Big Draw

Masada Opera Big Draw

Forty journalists from 10 countries are preceding thousands of opera lovers at the Masada Fortress for a rendition of Verdi’s Aida. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 31/05/2011 17:14