Kyambogo hostel owners oppose university accommodation fees guidelines

Kabojja Hostel which is found in Banda, a Kampala Suburb.(PHOTO BY RONARD SHABOMWE)

Kampala, Uganda |  THE INDEPENDENT |   Hostel Owners around Kyambogo University have opposed the University demand of carrying forward hostel fees of Semester two to cater for the remaining period on re-opening this week.

According to Elli Katunguka the Vice Chancellor Kyambogo University, the management negotiated with some hostel owners and agreed that the hostel fees which

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EU countries adopt common travel guidelines amid pandemic

European Union countries have approved a series of guidelines aimed at facilitating free movement across the bloc and avoiding further disruption during the coronavirus pandemic

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CDC guidelines for 2020 holidays: What you should avoid

In a new post on holiday gatherings, the Centers for Disease Control poses seven factors for Americans to consider as they decide if and how to plan their holiday gatherings.

The advice comes at an awkward moment for the CDC, which was forced to reverse course after a post last weekend that cited more risk from coronavirus aerosols than the agency had previously acknowledged. But the holiday guidance, which boils

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E.U. Members to Adopt Travel Guidelines as Coronavirus Spreads

BRUSSELS — European Union countries are expected to adopt guidelines next week aimed at coordinating their varying coronavirus travel measures, according to EU officials and diplomats involved in the talks. But the effort will stop well short of a harmonization of rules, as countries try to keep control over how they tackle a resurgence of the disease.

The guidelines are intended to make travel restrictions, such as quarantine and testing

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Safety guidelines, tips on hybrid model part of new resilience roadmap for MICE and events sector

SINGAPORE: A “resilience roadmap” for the Meetings, Incentives, Conventions and Exhibitions (MICE) and events industry was announced on Thursday (Oct 8), offering pandemic-hit businesses guidance on implementing necessary safety measures.

It also gave the firms tips on adopting a new “hybrid model” and how they can develop their workforce for the long term. 

The Event-Industry Resilience Roadmap (IRR) was developed by the Singapore Association of Convention and Exhibition

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Here are the guidelines for refund of airline tickets booked during the lockdown period issued by the DGCA

a group of people walking in front of a store: Here are the guidelines for refund of airline tickets booked during the lockdown period issued by the DGCA

Here are the guidelines for refund of airline tickets booked during the lockdown period issued by the DGCA

  • Indian Aviation regulator DGCA has issued detailed guidelines for the refund process of the flights cancelled between March 25 and May 24.
  • The DGCA has characterised passengers seeking a refund of tickets in three different categories.
  • Here are the detailed guidelines for all passengers, whose flights were cancelled during the
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What this means for international flights; check air travel guidelines

a large passenger jet flying through a cloudy blue sky: As many as 25 countries have resumed the process for visa applications for select categories.

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As many as 25 countries have resumed the process for visa applications for select categories.

Unlock 5.0: International flights not to resume as per latest air travel guidelines! With the announcement of Unlock 5.0, a step closer to opening all operations in India that were impacted by Coronavirus pandemic, the Home Ministry and the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) have come up with

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WTTC unveils guidelines for safe return to adventure tourism | News

The World Travel & Tourism Council has unveiled the latest set of measures designed to rebuild global consumer confidence.

The latest protocols for the global tourism sector focus on measures to ensure the reopening of adventure tourism, which should see an increase in popularity as travellers seek more unique experiences post Covid-19.

WTTC held detailed discussions with key stakeholders and organisations to ensure maximum buy-in, alignment and practical implementation.


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Delhi Metro Guidelines: Travelling by Delhi Metro? Read these new guidelines | Delhi News

NEW DELHI: The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) has announced several guidelines for safety and stress-free travel as it gets ready to resume its operations in a graded manner from September 7.

As part of new guidelines, entry will be allowed through only one gate

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Kuwait airport travel guidelines

KUWAIT: Commercial flights resumed on August 1, while the airport will operate at 30 percent capacity during the six-month first phase of a three-stage airport reopening plan. However, flights to and from the following countries are suspended until further notice: Afghanistan, Argentina, Armenia, Bangladesh, Brazil, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Chile, China, Colombia, Dominican Republic, Egypt, France, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Italy, Kosovo, Lebanon, Mexico, Moldova, Montenegro, Nepal, Northern Macedonia,

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Inslee Announces Air Travel Guidelines | Community

Air travel in Washington state is set to get updated procedures for health and safety in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic as Gov. Jay Inslee announced new protocols Thursday, while airline leaders spoke of what they have been doing to assure passengers and crews aren’t at high risk for infection.

During a press conference Sept. 24, Inslee announced new protocols that will be applied to airports across the state.

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Britons told to decide for themselves what constitutes ‘essential travel’ when FCO changes guidelines

The UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office has continually updated its advice for Britons planning trips abroad during the coronavirus pandemic.

For some destinations, such as Spain and Portugal, the UK government has guided against ‘all but essential travel’. And, as it continues to monitor numbers of coronavirus infections, more countries have been added – most notably France and the Netherlands earlier this week.

Most package holidays and flights have been

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Take advantage of travel discounts with careful planning, following guidelines

By Tim Viall
 |  Special to The Stockton Record

Months ago, as the coronavirus pandemic unfolded and worldwide deaths mounted, we realized that our planned timeshare trips to Maui and Newport Beach were not well-timed, so we joined and deposited our weeks in Interval International. As both our cabin fever mounted and California was enveloped by the catastrophic wildfires, Interval International’s hundreds of “last-minute getaways” for greatly discounted prices struck

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