September 17, Weekly Covid Report

Some good news on borders this week.   Indonesia is now permitting entry and offshore e-visa applications for those who are vaccinated.  Plans for the future include opening further to foreigners in November once vaccination rates reach 70%.   (Their rate of fully vaccinated residents is at 16% today).  In Macau, starting 20 September, it is […]

September 10, 2021 Covid Update

Live with it.   As vaccination programs advance and more local populations are protected from hospitalization and severe illness from Covid-19, countries are shifting policies from lockdown to policies that control outbreaks while permitting life to go on. Planning is underway for what comes next.  Singapore’s first quarantine-free flight arrived from Germany this week amidst […]

July 16, 2021 Weekly Covid Update

Thailand, Indonesia and Malaysia lead the region in rising cases. Vietnam is also experiencing a rapid increase in cases, doubling the total number of cases in 12 days.  Myanmar, Japan, Korea, China and Brunei are also on the rise.   Small changes continue across several locations.  Cambodia has closed its land border with Vietnam.  Singapore […]