No quarantine planned for foreign tourists with negative COVID-19 tests Society

No quarantine planned for foreign tourists with negative COVID-19 tests

Foreign visitors to Phu Quoc, Khanh Hoa, Quang Nam, Da Nang and Quang Ninh – localities selected in a pilot reopening programme – will not have to quarantine from next month as long as they test negative for SARS-CoV-2. The visitors will also need to book a combo of air tickets, COVID-19 testing, hotel and registered destinations.
Cambodia shortens quarantine period to attract foreign visitors World

Cambodia shortens quarantine period to attract foreign visitors

The Cambodian government decided to shorten the quarantine period from October 18. However, the absence of regular commercial flights to Cambodia from the main tourist hubs and people traveling for business purposes is raising concerns about a lack of international visitors.
Laos sees increase in new COVID-19 cases World

Laos sees increase in new COVID-19 cases

The Lao Ministry of Health on October 15 said that in the past 24 hours, the country has recorded 573 new cases of COVID-19, including 571 found in the community.
Southeast Asian countries to open up tourism World

Southeast Asian countries to open up tourism

Indonesia will begin to receive travellers from 18 countries on October 14, 2021, according to Coordinating Minister for Maritime Affairs and Investment Luhut Binsar Pandjaitan.
HCM City to reopen schools for in-person learning next year Society

HCM City to reopen schools for in-person learning next year

Schools in HCM City will reopen for in-person learning in the second semester of the academic year that begins in January amid declining COVID-19 infection cases and hospitalisations, according to the city’s Department of Education and Training.