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  • Sri Lanka
    2017-01-18T15:28
    Latest update: Summary – Bandaranaike International Airport will be closed from 8am to 4:30pm daily from 6 January to 6 April 2017 due to runway resurfacing work; airlines are advising passengers to check in 5 hours prior to departure in order to avoid queues or delays
  • Mexico
    2017-01-18T14:36
    Latest update: Summary – following a shooting incident in downtown Cancun on 17 January 2017; there is currently an increased police presence in the Cancun area, including in the hotel zone; the situation is calm but you should continue to follow the advice of the local authorities and your tour operator
  • Italy
    2017-01-18T12:24
    Latest update: Summary – three strong earthquakes were felt in central Italy on 18 January 2017 in Lazio (including Rome), Abruzzo and Marche; some metro stations in Rome have been evacuated as a precautionary measure; you should local follow local advice
  • Montserrat
    2017-01-18T12:04
    Latest update: minor editorial amendments
  • Anguilla
    2017-01-18T11:54
    Latest update: Safety and security section (Road travel & Emergency assistance) – car rental is widely available, you can obtain a local driving licence from car rental companies at a cost of US $6 and car hire costs approximately US$50 per day; new telephone number for the immigration department: (+1 264) 497 3994
  • Gambia
    2017-01-17T21:23
    Latest Update: Summary - The Foreign and Commonwealth Office advise against all but essential travel to The Gambia due to the deteriorating political situation and potential military intervention following the Presidential elections on 1 December
  • France
    2017-01-17T17:29
    Latest update: Summary – updated information and advice about pollution stickers; with effect from 16 January 2017, some older vehicles can’t be driven in central Paris at all from 8am to 8pm on Monday to Friday; Entry requirements section - from 15 January 2017, any child who is living in France and leaving France unaccompanied by a parent or guardian must present an authorisation ...
  • Côte d'Ivoire
    2017-01-17T16:07
    Latest update: Summary – public sector strikes, student protests and security sector demonstrations are taking place in Abidjan and other major cities around the country; you should continue to take extra care, avoid military bases, large crowds and demonstrations, monitor local media and follow instructions given by the police and security forces locally
  • India
    2017-01-17T14:23
    Latest update: Summary - until further notice cash withdrawals at ATMs are limited to 10,000 rupees per card, per day, however foreign tourists can withdraw their normal daily card limit
  • Sudan
    2017-01-17T12:55
    Latest update: Summary - removal of information on the closure of the international departure terminal at Khartoum International Airport
  • Ethiopia
    2017-01-17T11:58
    Latest update: Summary - there is tension in the Gondar and Bahir Dar areas of Amhara region after two separate explosions in January 2017, both at hotels that aren’t popular with foreign tourists; police have warned that further attacks may take place during or around the upcoming Timkat Festival (19 January)
  • Bahrain
    2017-01-17T11:30
    Latest update: Summary – there were civil disturbances on 15 and 16 January 2017 following death sentences carried out on 15 January against 3 men convicted of killing 3 police officers in 2014; there have been calls for further unauthorised protests; if you encounter a demonstration, leave the area immediately
  • Dominica
    2017-01-17T11:13
    Latest update: Safety and security section – take great care at all times when swimming as currents can be deceptively strong and not all beaches have lifeguards and/or warning flags; you should monitor all beaches carefully and obey any local warnings; Local laws and customs - be aware of local dress codes and don’t wear swimming attire when walking in town
  • Armenia
    2017-01-17T11:04
    Latest update: minor editorial amendments
  • Uganda
    2017-01-17T06:15
    Summary – Cases of avian influenza (bird flu) have been reported in Lutembe Bay near Entebbe and Masaka District in January 2017
  • Sierra Leone
    2017-01-16T17:22
    Latest update: Safety & security section (Local travel - Getting to Freetown from the airport) – water taxi operators run scheduled services at set times that are aligned with the flight arrivals and departures; check the times before you travel
  • Grenada
    2017-01-16T17:11
    Latest update: Safety and security section – take great care at all times when swimming as currents can be deceptively strong and not all beaches have lifeguards and/or warning flags; you should monitor all beaches carefully and obey any local warnings
  • Antigua and Barbuda
    2017-01-16T17:06
    Latest update: Safety and security section – take great care at all times when swimming as currents can be deceptively strong and not all beaches have lifeguards and/or warning flags; you should monitor all beaches carefully and obey any local warnings
  • Barbados
    2017-01-16T17:02
    Latest update: Safety and security section – take great care at all times when swimming as currents can be deceptively strong and some beaches don’t have lifeguards and/or warning flags; you should monitor all beaches carefully and obey any local warnings
  • St Kitts and Nevis
    2017-01-16T16:53
    Latest update: Safety and security section – take great care at all times when swimming as currents can be deceptively strong and not all beaches have lifeguards and/or warning flags; you should monitor all beaches carefully and obey any local warnings

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