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Asia/Singapore Thursday, 2nd February 2023
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Hong Kong to cut down on Covid tests for new arrivals

From November 21, inbound travellers to Hong Kong will only be required to undergo the polymerase chain reaction (PCR) tests on the first and...

Thailand airports step up Covid checks on Hong Kong, Singapore arrivals

Airports in Thailand are conducting random Covid-19 tests on passengers with respiratory symptoms from Hong Kong and Singapore, in light of both countries’ Omicron's...

End of the pandemic is near: WHO chief

The World Health Organization (WHO) has announced that the end of the Covid-19 pandemic is in sight, with the number of global weekly deaths...

Dubai removes PCR test requirement for tourists

Visitors arriving in Dubai will no longer need to show a negative PCR test to enter the country as long as they present an...

Pandemic shrinks Japan’s travel surplus by a fifth in 2020

Japan’s travel surplus in 2020 shrank by almost one fifth year-on-year as a result of international travel bans implemented to stop the Covid-19 spread,...

Cebu Pacific has got passengers covered for Covid-19

Philippine budget carrier Cebu Pacific (CEB) has introduced Covid Protect, its newest add-on to CEB TravelSure, the airline’s travel insurance plan, to give travellers...

Second virus wave forces Thai AirAsia to furlough 75% of staff

As domestic travel in Thailand dries up in the midst of a resurgent pandemic, Thai AirAsia has said it will retain only one-fourth of...

DOT suspends City Garden Grand Hotel’s accreditation for Covid-19 breach

The Philippine Department of Tourism (DOT) has revoked the certificate of authority to operate and suspended for six months the accreditation of the City...

Royal Caribbean’s cruise ship returns to Singapore after passenger tests positive...

Royal Caribbean's Quantum of the Seas has returned to port in Singapore, after an 83-year-old Singaporean tested positive for Covid-19 while on board the...

Malaysia resumes interstate travel, extends CMCO for some states

Malaysia has lifted the conditional movement control order (CMCO) for most states since yesterday (December 6), as the government seeks to revive the country's...

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