Weekly Covid Update, April 1 2022

The changes announced last week begin 1 April. In addition to the number of countries reducing or removing quarantine requirements for fully-vaccinated arrivals including Korea, Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand, April also starts a month filled with several important holidays. The slimming of border crossing restrictions means that many more people will be able to take […]

Weekly Covid Update, March 25, 2022

No joke, April 1 is going to be a big day. April 1 is known as “April Fool’s Day” in several locations where friends and sometimes companies celebrate by playing silly jokes on others.  We will celebrate by sharing the very real changes impacting border crossings in Asia. Starting on 1 April: Hong Kong residents […]

Weekly Covid Update, February 18, 2022

Good News for Borders on the Horizon Plans are either underway or starting soon to soften arrival requirements, flight restrictions and quarantine timeframes in several locations. Pre-arrival testing has been dropped in India for fully-vaccinated arrivals from 82 countries.  Indonesia has reduced quarantine for fully-vaccinated entrants to 5 days and soon, those with boosters may […]