We know that one of the most important impact on our Economy derived from the swine flu will be on transportation and tourism.
Many countries, like the United States, Japan, Britain, France, Israel, Canada, Switzerland, Vietnam, Australia and a host of other countries have already issued warnings against travelling to Mexico
We already know that Cuba and Argetina decide to supend all flight to and from Mexico.
France says it plans to ask the European Union to suspend all flights going to Mexico because of the outbreak of swine flu, Health Minister Roselyne Bachelot said on Wednesday
Fortunately, this proposal was rejected during todays meeting.....
EU health ministers have rejected a French proposal to suspend flights to swine flu-hit Mexico as they struggled to overcome divisions on how to contain the fast-spreading virus.
President Obama downplayed the possibility of closing the U.S. border with Mexico, where the recent occurrence of the deadly virus began, and said he'll be looking to health officials for guidance on how to handle travel between the two countries
Yet Chan reiterated the WHO's recommendation not to close borders or restrict trade in response to the outbreak, saying the world "is better prepared for an influenza pandemic than at any time" in history.
"We need to maintain a level of calmness so that we will continue to manage this in a rational manner," she said
To close doors (protectionism) was the reaction to the economic crisis and is the reaction now
la recomendación de los expertos es que no tiene mucha utilidad cerrar fronteras