September 18, Covid-19 Update from Asia

Mostly progress this week, but slow. Vietnam begins to plan for international travel with plans for flights with several countries and the potential for shorted quarantine requirements for arrivals from “safe” countries.  The list of those countries qualifying as safe is yet undefined.  Australia is opening a door for entry of non-residents for critical sectors […]

August 14, Covid-19 Update From Asia

Despite the grim milestone reached globally for new cases this week, Asia continues to operate within the ever-changing parameters dictated by the pandemic.  We remain operational for service delivery with severe challenges only in three countries: India, Indonesia and the Philippines. Australia this week implemented new domestic travel and quarantine requirements for travel between domestic states.  […]

Singapore | Updated Arrival Protocol

Updated arrival protocols and Stay at Home requirements as of July 22, 2020.   Now, following the In-Principle Approval (IPA) letter, the employer must apply to the Ministry of Manpower (MOM) for permission to enter Singapore.  Approval will include the window of time permitted for the employee to arrive into the country and travel must […]