Sydney to stop quarantine for vaccinated travelers from Nov. 1 SYDNEY. KAZINFORM Australian authorities announced Friday they would eliminate mandatory quarantine for fully vaccinated travelers arriving in Sydney from Nov. 1, when they expect to have fully vaccinated 80 percent of its population against Covid-19.
President familiarizes with projects in Mangistau region’s tourism cluster AKTAU. KAZINFORM – President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev familiarized with the development of tourism cluster on the Caspian Sea coast during his working trip to Mangistau region, Kazinform has learnt from the Akorda press service.
40 int’l flights landed in Kazakhstan last day NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM 40 international flights arrived in Kazakhstan from Germany, the UAE, Georgia, Turkey, Egypt, Montenegro, Switzerland, Latvia, Ukraine, Belarus, Russia, Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan on February 18, the sanitary and epidemiological control committee’s press service reports.
Kazakhstan to increase flights to Turkey NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM The regular meeting of the Interdepartmental Commission for preventing coronavirus spread held on August 31 discussed the issue of increasing flight frequency between Kazakhstan and Turkey, the Kazakh Industry and Infrastructure Ministry’s press service reports.
France to tighten rules of entry for travelers from several EU countries PARIS. KAZINFORM France will oblige unvaccinated travelers arriving from a number of European countries to provide a certificate with a negative PCR test for coronavirus, made no earlier than 24 hours before entering French territory, the country’s government announced on Saturday.
Soaring cases, curfews dent Spain's efforts to rescue vital tourism sector MADRID. KAZINFORM Soaring coronavirus infection rates and tough new restrictions to stem contagion have dealt a fresh blow to Spain’s pandemic-weary tourism and hospitality sectors, especially in sun-kissed resorts along the Mediterranean, the Balearics and the Canary Islands.
Arrivals from 21 countries to be exempt from quarantine-free policy SEOUL. KAZINFORM South Korea's health authorities said Tuesday arrivals from India, Indonesia, Pakistan, the Philippines and 17 other countries will not be allowed to skip a mandatory 14-day quarantine even if they are fully vaccinated amid the growing concerns over the global spread of the Delta variant.
Thailand to open Phuket for tourists without quarantine requirement BANGKOK. KAZINFORM Thai authorities on Tuesday announced that the popular island of Phuket would be opened for tourists vaccinated against Covid-19, without mandatory quarantine, from Jul. 1 in a measure aimed at boosting the struggling tourism sector.