SINGAPORE: Travelers from Singapore will now want to serve not lower than four days’ quarantine in Denmark, after Singapore became just not too long ago eliminated from a European Union checklist of nations for which lope restrictions wants to be lifted.
On Tuesday (Nov 9), the EU checklist, which is reviewed every two weeks, became updated to exclude Singapore and Ukraine. The checklist states that the standards for being listed takes into chronicle the different nation’s “epidemiological insist and overall response to COVID-19”.
The checklist will not be legally binding and EU member states are allowed to adjust their delight in restrictions for incoming travelers.
In a Fb post on Wednesday, the Embassy of Denmark in Singapore mentioned Singapore became “now thought about a high threat nation for lope to Europe”.
In step with the post, with the exception of distinct groups equivalent to Danish voters “who’re completely vaccinated regardless of where”, all travelers from Singapore want to be tested upon arrival and self-isolate for 10 days. If a detrimental polymerase chain response (PCR) test result is produced, the isolation will end on day 4.
This is applicable to all travelers regardless of vaccination self-discipline as Denmark doesn’t recognize Singapore’s vaccination certificates.
VACCINATED TRAVEL LANE
Denmark became and not utilizing a doubt one of loads of European countries just not too long ago added to Singapore’s vaccinated lope lane (VTL) plan. The plan allows quarantine-free lope for those flying into Singapore by strategy of designated VTL flights.
Totally different instances encompass travelers being completely vaccinated and a minimum defend of 14 consecutive days in one or more of the VTL countries sooner than departure to Singapore.
As of Thursday, Denmark remains on the checklist of nations under the VTL plan.
The plan in the intervening time incorporates 12 countries, which might slide up to 13 when it is extended to South Korea on Nov 15. Malaysia, Finland and Sweden can even be added to the VTL plan later this month.
Singapore reported 3,481 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday for a total of 227,681 infections for the rationale that birth of the pandemic.