How to prepare for Meet the Media

Some tips and advice for media and bloggers on how to prepare for Meet the Media Taking place on Monday 12th April 2021, Meet the Media is one-day one-day networking event for the travel trade and Irish media. This unique event will connect media from all over Ireland with a selection of worldwide travel suppliers including…

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HSE not using all available resources for vaccine rollout

  TMB Ready to Assist Government with National Vaccination Plan   Tropical Medical Bureau (TMB), the leading travel medicine clinic group in Ireland, is ready to assist the Irish government with the national Covid19 vaccine rollout. Dr Graham Fry, Founder and Group Medical Director of TMB said, “we are well experienced in the administering of…

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Barbados Leading in Mass Vaccination Effort

Date: 1st March 2021 Barbados is in the process of a mass COVID-19 vaccination programme, following the donation of 100,000 doses of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine from the Republic of India. And now with over 25,000 people – approximately 12.5 per cent of the adult population – already receiving their first shots within just two weeks, Barbados…

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Oxford Vaccine Should be Used for Over 65’s says Irish Vaccination Expert

With Ireland’s COVID-19 vaccination rollout starting this week, one of the countries leading tropical medicine and vaccination experts has said he believes that the government are making a huge mistake by not using the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine on the over 65 age group. This decision was taken following a report from the Germany’s Robert Koch Institute…

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Vaccine Tourism

Press release date: 11th February 2021 Tropical Medical Bureau (TMB), Ireland’s largest travel medicine group, has noticed a new trend in people requesting PCR tests, prior to them travelling back to their home countries to be vaccinated against COVID-19. For example, this week TMB conducted PCR tests on Russian and British citizens who were preparing…

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Top January Sale Offers From American Holidays

Craving some adventure and escapism? Start planning your 2021 holiday with American Holidays – the perfect remedy to the January blues! American Holidays are the USA, Canada & Caribbean Experts; offering tailormade city breaks, road trips, beach, adventure, theme park & cruise holidays. You can book your 2021 holiday with peace of mind, thanks to…

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Tourists may present a negative antigen test to enter the Canary Islands

The Government of the Canary Islands approves the decree that establishes the possibility of replacing the restriction of entry with the safest and most economically viable health control   The new decree states that entry restrictions will not apply to passengers who undergo a health check consisting of a responsible declaration, a symptom check to…

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Last week I flew three times….. Reckless? No, and I’ll tell you why

Airports overseas use a rapid COVID antigen test to screen passengers, yet we’re still frustratingly out of step, writes Michael Collins Sunday Independent Opinion Piece Published 6th December 2020   Over the course of three days this week I took three flights in Europe, flying into airports in Paris, Vienna and Hamburg. Some might say…

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Barbados continued response to COVID-19, Ireland and UK move category

Barbados, the Jewel of the Caribbean, announced the implementation of new travel protocols for Ireland and the UK, effective 1st October 2020, which will remain in place over the next two weeks. The spikes in COVID 19 cases have shifted Ireland and the UK into the ‘high risk’ category level relative to entry into Barbados.  …

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