The US is considering some big moves on the back of the discovery of the Omicron variant of the CoronaVirus recently. For one, they are most probably shrinking the timeline for a negative test for arrival in the US. Also, other harsher measures are on the table, such as post-arrival testing and quarantine.
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A new requirement from the Government of Maharashtra, effective December 1, 2021, requires all international arrivals to home quarantine + RT-PCR on arrival. In addition, those arriving from at-risk countries will have to undergo a 7-day institutional quarantine.
The United Kingdom has re-instituted requirements for an RT-PCR test on arrival into the UK, effective November 30, 2021. Details inside.
Singapore is set to open flights with India in the coming days with the announcement that an agreement has been reached with India for the opening up of commercial flights effective November 29, 2021.
Singapore has announced that they will put India on their Vaccinated Travel Lane scheme effective November 29, 2021. This will allow passengers arriving on specific VTL flights, and who are fully vaccinated, to skip the rigorous quarantine once in Singapore.
France has implemented a new, paid system to get yourself the EU Covid Vaccination certificate. These certificates are no longer obtainable online in France.
The United Kingdom has added Covaxin, amongst other vaccines to its approved list for travel. Here is the low down of everything you need to know about the new travel rules the UK is putting in place.
New US Travel Rules will come in effect on November 8, 2021, which will allow only fully vaccinated visitors from around the world to enter the USA.
Covaxin has been granted approval by the WHO for Emergency Use. This means, those already vaccinated with the Covaxin vaccine, will now be able to travel across the world again.
France has discontinued, hopefully temporarily, the Pass Sanitaire issuance system for international arrivals into France.
Here is the latest experience of how visa application for France is working at the moment. Details inside.