Travel restrictions because of SARS
In accordance with WHO recommendations the Finnish Ministry of Social Affairs and Health has deleted Hong Kong and Guangdong from the list of areas to which all but necessary travel is advised to be restricted because of SARS.
The Ministry further recommends postponing all but necessary travel to Beijing, Tianjin, Taiwan and the Provinces of Shanxi, Hebei and Inner Mongolia in China.
Tapani Melkas, Director, Ministry of Social Affairs and Health, tel. +358-9-160 73886
Information about SARS:
www.ktl.fi and www.who.org