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Travel trade backs Sri Lankan’s ban on Indian arrivals

Sri Lanka's recent move to ban travellers from India due to the exponential growth in Covid-19 cases there was inevitable as the safety of...

Malaysia extends MCO to Kuala Lumpur, other areas

More areas in Malaysia have been placed under the movement control order (MCO), joining six districts from Selangor that begun their 12-day MCO yesterday...

Travel restrictions against travellers from India on the rise

More countries are imposing travel restrictions on Indian arrivals as India continues to grapple with her worst Covid-19 wave of infections. Some 349,691 new infections...

SIA, Scoot to stop flying transit passengers to Hong Kong

Singapore Airlines (SIA) and Scoot will stop carrying transit passengers on their flights from Singapore to Hong Kong until further notice, due to new...

One-third of destinations globally shut to tourism: UNWTO

The emergence of new Covid-19 variants has prompted many governments to reverse efforts to ease travel restrictions, with recent data from the UNWTO showing...

Inter-district travel alone insufficient to prop up Malaysia’s tourism industry

While the easing of travel restrictions has allowed for inter-district travel in all Malaysian states except Sabah since March 5, the ongoing nationwide ban...

Australia’s international borders to remain shut until June

Australia's federal government has extended by another three months the emergency travel ban through to mid-June, amid concerns that the pandemic continues to pose...

Balanced approach needed to tackle Covid-19, says tourism minister

Malaysia's tourism minister has raised concerns over the recent announcement by the health director-general that the ongoing ban on interstate and inter-district travel, put...

Extension of travel ban in Malaysia kills hope of tourism revival

Malaysia has extended the movement control order (MCO) for states with a high number of Covid-19 cases, namely, Selangor, Johor and Penang, as well...

Malaysia trade rails against health minister’s plan to extend travel ban

A recent mulling by Malaysia's health minister to extend the ban on interstate and inter-district travel beyond the end date of the movement control...

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