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Vietnam to ease entry rules for tourists

On the evening of March 15, the Ministry of Health released new entry regulations for international tourists. The regulations become effective from March 15, replacing the old stricter rules. Accordingly, the air travelers only require a negative test result to enter Vietnam. It can be a rapid antigen test valid 24 hours prior to the departure or a PRC test …

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Deputy Prime Minister urged Health Ministry to revise entry requirements

On Monday afternoon, the government office sent Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam’s statement over revising entry and quarantine regulations for international tourists. The Ministry of Health was requested to submit the final plan to the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism by the end of March 15 to be ready for the restart of tourism. In particular, the revised …

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Health Ministry’s proposal concerned travel agencies

Travel agencies and tourism experts affirmed it would be difficult to attract tourists if Health Ministry tightens the entry rules. According to the recent official dispatch of the Health Ministry, international travelers would have to self-isolate for 72 hours after arrival; the first 24 hours are mandatory. The Covid-19 testing must be conducted twice, each on the first and third …

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New quarantine rules for travelers to Vietnam: self-isolate at home for 3 days

The travelers who have been fully vaccinated or recovered from Covid-19 (in the last 6 months) are allowed to self-isolate at home or place of residence for the first three days instead of centralized quarantine for seven days, the Health Ministry announced Thursday. Under guidelines that the ministry has issued regarding Covid-19 prevention rules starting January 1, 2022, all travelers …

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Vietnam to reopen some destinations for international visitors since November

Vietnam is set to step-by-step reopen for international tourists by June 2022. The Phu Quoc island, Khanh Hoa, Quang Nam, Danang, and Quang Ninh are the first destinations welcoming vaccinated visitors in November. The first phase of the reopening trial program would be the base to conduct the second phase in January 2022 and the last phase. The effectiveness of …

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