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Searches for overseas flights surge after China shortens quarantine

The border curbs had hit business travel and thinned to a trickle the number of Chinese going abroad, whether to the beaches of Thailand or the shopping streets of South Korea, which had come to rely on their custom over the prior decade.
Searches for overseas flights surge after China shortens quarantine(Pixabay)
Searches for overseas flights surge after China shortens quarantine(Pixabay)
Published on Jun 29, 2022 02:11 PM IST
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Hong Kong mulls easing quarantine for air travellers amid China’s Covid-19 shift

Hong Kong may allow incoming air travellers to quarantine in a hotel for five days followed by two days of isolation at home. Officials haven’t made a final decision but the change is expected come into effect some time after John Lee is sworn in as chief executive on July 1
Pedestrians walks past Hong Kong and China flags, hung to mark the 25th anniversary of the Handover of Hong Kong from Britain to China which falls on July 1, in the Central district of Hong Kong (Photo by Peter PARKS / AFP)
Pedestrians walks past Hong Kong and China flags, hung to mark the 25th anniversary of the Handover of Hong Kong from Britain to China which falls on July 1, in the Central district of Hong Kong (Photo by Peter PARKS / AFP)
Updated on Jun 29, 2022 09:37 AM IST
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Bloomberg | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz

Carnival cruise ship passengers complain of high number of Covid-19 cases

Carnival didn’t say how many people were infected with Covid-19 on the Carnival Spirit cruise ship, which docked in Seattle and has a capacity of more than 2,000 passengers. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is looking into the situation
Carnival cruise ship passengers complain of high number of Covid-19 cases (Twitter/JBNAVictoria)
Carnival cruise ship passengers complain of high number of Covid-19 cases (Twitter/JBNAVictoria)
Updated on May 06, 2022 09:25 AM IST
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Bloomberg | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz

Cambodia reduces quarantine period for unvaccinated visitors to 7 days

  • The changes announced Thursday come about a month after another easing of pandemic-related restrictions for visitors from abroad, including the dropping of mandatory Covid-19 tests for travellers who have been vaccinated.
Cambodia on Thursday reduced the required quarantine period from two weeks to one for arriving travellers who are not fully vaccinated against the coronavirus, acting after recording consistently low numbers of new infections in recent days.(Unsplash)
Cambodia on Thursday reduced the required quarantine period from two weeks to one for arriving travellers who are not fully vaccinated against the coronavirus, acting after recording consistently low numbers of new infections in recent days.(Unsplash)
Updated on Apr 21, 2022 05:23 PM IST
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Indonesia removes quarantine requirement for overseas arrivals

  • "With the handling of the pandemic more controlled ...today we announce that the policy of no quarantine has been expanded across Indonesia," said Sandiaga, adding a negative COVID test would still be required.
Indonesia scraps quarantine for overseas arrivals.(REUTERS/Nyimas Laula/File Photo)
Indonesia scraps quarantine for overseas arrivals.(REUTERS/Nyimas Laula/File Photo)
Published on Mar 21, 2022 09:43 PM IST
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