Going from a journey possibility ranking of average to top because of COVID-19 in only a month, the Facilities for Illness Keep watch over and Prevention (CDC) has now modified the journey score for Guam to very top – the worst stage of score.
- Guam had simply east pos-travel restrictions two days in the past with a view to get tourism reopened.
- Governor of Guam had simply introduced social gatherings for as much as 100 other folks have been allowed.
- Contemporary COVID-19 clusters had been recognized, elevating the case numbers and inflicting the CDC to present Guam the worst journey score imaginable.
Simply 2 days in the past on Might 15, Guam had eased its post-travel restrictions to reopen tourism. A “very top” or stage four ranking from the CDC method “vacationers will have to keep away from all journey to Guam.”
Guam had 100 new COVID-19 instances during the last 28 days and not too long ago recorded three COVID-19-related deaths in three days. The three who died had no longer been vaccinated.
Guam Governor Lou Leon Guerrero on Tuesday mentioned this trade in Guam’s journey possibility ranking “will have to no longer be considered as a setback” within the island’s restoration and for tourism however a reminder that it should stay the elemental COVID-19 mitigation measures in position.
The Governor waived post-travel govt quarantine for fully-vaccinated vacationers and people who got here from 0 to few COVID-19 instances, in addition to allowed social gatherings for as much as 100 other folks as a result of fresh strides in Guam’s efforts.
However the CDC downgraded Guam’s score as soon as once more, simply 2 weeks after converting it from “average” to “top.” The prior trade used to be a results of fresh clusters recognized. “We all know all too smartly how a unmarried sure case can multiply right into a cluster and the hostile results on households, faculties, and companies. Please do your phase to offer protection to one every other, and stay Guam protected,” she mentioned.