CAIRO (Reuters) – Kuwait will not extend its determination to droop flights past Jan. 1 and will open its land and sea borders the subsequent day, the cabinet mentioned in a press release on Monday.
Last week, Kuwait had suspended all industrial flights and closed its land and sea borders till Jan. 1, the federal government communications workplace mentioned, over fears a few new, extra contagious coronavirus variant.
After a cabinet assembly on Monday, wherein the well being minister confirmed that no new variants of coronavirus have been found in Kuwait till this date, the cabinet determined it will not extend the suspension of flights or maintain its borders closed.
The cabinet determined to open the land and sea ports day by day, as of Saturday Jan. 2, from 9 a.m. to three p.m.
These choices will be reviewed based on developments concerning the unfold of coronavirus, the cabinet added.
(Reporting by Nayera Abdallah; Editing by Bernadette Baum)