Taiwan is considering an end to its quarantine requirement for all arrivals in mid-October, as the East Asian economy moves to dismantle some of the last pandemic-related border restrictions still in place globally.
New Zealand on Wednesday announced to reduce the isolation period for COVID-19 infected persons and close contacts from 10 to seven days.
Unvaccinated travelers from the United States will be required to quarantine for 10 days upon their arrival in France as the French authorities have added the US to the COVID-19 red list of countries.
The German government has placed the United States, Turkey, and Israel as high-risk countries.
Fully vaccinated UK residents arriving in England from amber travel list destinations will no longer have to quarantine starting from 19 July.
Travel trade association UKinbound has written to the Chancellor ahead of the Budget on 3 March and the Prime Minister’s statement expected on 22 February, with four key asks that would address the crippling effects
UK nationals and residents returning from high-risk countries will have to pay for their mandatory 10-day hotel quarantine as part of measures to prevent new Covid variants from reaching the country.
Thailand introduced a list of government-approved golf resorts to allow foreign golfers with advance arrangements for golfing in Thailand an opportunity to undergo a golf quarantine as an alternative local state quarantine option.
Ukraine’s Health Ministry today updated Red and Green Zone countries and Turkey for the first time entered into the Red Zone Countries list.
Greece announced a mandatory 10-day quarantine for all travelers arriving in the country from abroad between Friday, December 18 and Thursday, January 7, 2021.
UK’s Transport Secretary Grant Shapps today announced Poland, Turkey and three Caribbean islands are being added to the Government’s travel quarantine ‘red list’ – but holidays to Greece and Italy are still allowed.
Thailand’s cabinet on Tuesday, September 15 agreed to allow in foreign tourists who agree to 14-day quarantine and stay for at least 90 days.
Transport Secretary Grant Shapps announced the new restrictions for seven Greek islands. Mykonos and Santorini among islands from which travellers will have to isolate for two weeks.
The new Covid-19 cases continue to rise both in Portugal and Greece, the UK government may add them to its quarantine list.