Weekly Covid Update: March 18, 2022

Happy Holi It feels like a good time for the world to remember and cherish the virtues of love, devotion and goodness.  I am grateful to have some positive news to share in this week’s report. Vietnam now permits visa-free travel of up to 15 days for several countries while also reinstating pre-pandemic immigration policies […]

Guide | Registering an Overseas Vaccination in Asia

Increasingly, vaccinations provide differentiated access to travel and every-day life. Where a mobile app or scanned QR code is required to prove vaccination status to dine in a restaurant, enter a shop or go grocery shopping, assignees are getting confused. In some cases, the idea of showing proof of vaccination for everything is a new […]

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 […]