The Biden administration's decision will make it easier for the WTO's General Council to approve the proposal.
A spokesperson from Transnet said the cause of a chief engineer's death aboard the ship was heart attack and not COVID-19.
A traveller from India has been placed in isolation at a hospital in Durban after he was tested positive for COVID-19, although it has not yet been confirmed what variant infected the person.
The attacking left-hand batsman achieved the feat against South Africa in the T20 World Cup in 2010. In the match, South Africa had won the toss and opted to bowl first.
Despite the many variants of Covid, very few people have been reinfected in Puducherry. Only one among 500 to 600 cases are reinfections.
People with Belgian nationality and people who have their main residence in Belgium can return from India, Brazil, and South Africa to Belgium, Prime Minister Alexander de Croo announced.
The situation with Cricket South Africa is complex, though, with the government and CSA's interim board effectively working together against a third body, the decision-making members' council.
Tokyo Olympics: Brazil, Germany in same group in men's football, Japan to take on South Africa in opener
The 28 teams that have qualified for the Olympic football tournaments discovered their group opponents after the official draw was conducted in Zurich.
The statement has been written on behalf of the South African Cricketers' Association and signed by its president Khaya Zondo.
The players said if the current impasse is not resolved soon, South Africa may not been able to take part in the ICC T20 World Cup to be held in India in October-November.
de Villiers has been in good form in the Indian Premier League (IPL) thus far despite having not played any cricket after the end of the 2020 edition of the tournament.
South Africa head coach Mark Boucher has taken full responsibility for his side's loss in the ODI and T20I series against Pakistan.
South Africa has more than 1.5 million confirmed cases of COVID-19, including at least 53,000 deaths, representing more than 30% of all the confirmed cases in Africa's 54 countries.
As Telangana and Andhra Pradesh witness a surge in Covid-19 cases, it has come to light that the two Telugu states are harbouring variants of concern (VOC) of the Coronavirus.
Pakistan batsman Fakhar Zaman was on Monday ruled out of the second T20I of the four-match series against South Africa.