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    Government introduces new rules for International Travel

    The post Government introduces new rules for International Travel appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. International passengers returning to Australia will now be required to provide a pre-flight negative COVID test, while masks will become compulsory on all flights, under new National Cabinet measures. At a special meeting between State premiers and Prime Minister Scott Morrison, it was also agreed that National Cabinet will now meet every fortnight, following the Brisbane lockdown and the ongoing outbreak in Sydney. At the virtual meeting held this morning, it was also decided that masks would become mandatory on both domestic and international flights in Australia and in all domestic airports.…

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    These are new lockdown travel rules as South Africa reopens 20 land borders this week

    The post These are new lockdown travel rules as South Africa reopens 20 land borders this week appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. South Africa is reopening 20 land border crossings to allow normal travel from this week, lifting restrictions implemented last month to control rising coronavirus infections. This was revealed by the Home Affairs Ministry. The ministry said land border points, including those with Zimbabwe, Mozambique and Botswana, would reopen after being closed on 11 January. “The active and orderly management of people through our borders is an important part of the country’s overall risk-adjusted approach to control the spread of COVID-19,” said home affairs minister…

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    Travelling to Delhi? Check out these new travel rules from today

    The post Travelling to Delhi? Check out these new travel rules from today appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Starting today, the capital of the country has made it mandatory for people travelling from five states to get a negative Covid-19 report before entering the state. People travelling to Delhi from Kerala, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Punjab and Chhattisgarh have to provide a negative RT-PCR test report to enter the state. The order is applicable to passengers who will be arriving in Delhi by flights, trains or buses. The Covid-19 negative reports should be not older than 72 hours. According to Delhi government, this order will be in…

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    Thailand to fully reopen to tourists in January 2022 in new proposed four-phase reopening rules

    The post Thailand to fully reopen to tourists in January 2022 in new proposed four-phase reopening rules appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Thailand is considering a four-phase reopening that will most likely to kick-off in April and will relax quarantine rules. However, the kingdom may not fully reopen to international tourists until January 2022. The latest Ministry of Tourism and Sports’ recovery plan includes four reopening stages starting with the “Wellness Leisure area Q and Hotel Q” due to start on 1 April and to continue to the end of May. Under this latest proposal, tourists from UAE, Israel, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore, and possibly India…

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    Maldives to offer vaccine on arrival and relaxed testing rules

    The post Maldives to offer vaccine on arrival and relaxed testing rules appeared first on TD (Travel Daily Media) Travel Daily. Here is a country that values tourism, after all, it represents 28% of their total GDP and therefore it deserves the attention and initiatives that the Maldives is putting in. The Maldives has been one of the steadiest and most reliable destinations for travel during covid-19. The country has remained resolute with a simple entry policy requiring a negative PCR test within 72 hours of arrival. The country tourism authority even launched a ‘world first’ loyalty program to make return visitors feel even more welcome with extra perks, while…