Kringvarp Føroya

  • Danish Government adds Scotland and the Northern English regions to its list of red regions
    3 July 2021With effect from 3 July, the Danish Government has added Scotland and the English regions of the North East, North West and Yorkshire to its list of red regions in the United Kingdom, due…
    - 75 days ago 3/07/21, 6:22pm -
  • Mandatory COVID-19 test upon arrival to the Faroe Islands
    From October 1st 2020 to August 31st 2021 all passengers 12 years and older are required to pay a COVID-19 fee amounting to DKK 350 per passenger upon arrival to the Faroe Islands.Tour operators or…
    - 98 days ago 10/06/21, 7:37pm -
  • Government eases covid restrictions for travellers to the Faroe Islands
    Vaccinated and previously infected people are no longer recommended to home quarantine upon arrival to the Faroe Islands. Non-vaccinated persons are urged to avoid large unorganized groups of people.…
    - 16/05/21, 5:12pm -
  • People aged 70 or older are now eligible for vaccination
    Residents of the Faroe Islands who are aged 70 or older can now make an appointment for vaccination.Last week 4.000 rations arrived from Pfizer/BioNTech. Vaccination is going well, and the booking w…
    - 14/04/21, 9:40am -
  • Government makes changes in Covid-19 restrictions
    Up to 500 people may now gather in organized groups. This is one of the changes to the Covid-19 recommendations, presented by the Faroese Government today.All vaccinated persons, whose vaccine was a…
    - 9/04/21, 10:53am -
  • Government eases Covid-19 restrictions
    Up to 200 people may now gather in organized groups. This is one of the changes to the Covid-19 recommendations, presented by the Prime Minister a moment ago.“Today we accelerate the pace of Faroese…
    - 5/03/21, 12:07pm -
  • Covid-free - for now
    The Faroe Islands are free of Covid-19 infection for the first time since July 2020.For the moment, the Faroe Islands are one of a few countries in the world with no infection. The last infected per…
    - 26/02/21, 8:34pm -
  • Regarding persons travelling to the Faroe Islands by air
    As a consequence of the pandemic and the current infection rates internationally, the Danish government has decided to place the entire world on the travel red list. This means that the authorities ar…
    - 11/01/21, 2:26pm -
  • New recommendations in effect from 7 January 2021
    Prime Minister Bárður á Steig Nielsen has today annonced new recommendations on COVID-19. See the recommendationes. her.
    - 7/01/21, 5:41pm -
  • The Government with new measures for Christmas
    At a press conference today, the Prime Minister, Bárður á Steig Nielsen, launched new Corona measures for Christmas.  Visitors from abroad at Christmas· All visitors should take particular care in…
    - 14/12/20, 1:30pm -