Japan learns to live with Covid-19 as locals flock to travel spots

TOKYO (BLOOMBERG) – Japan’s residents are flocking to tourism hotspots and snapping up normally hard-to-get restaurant reservations even as Covid-19 infections surge to a record, in a sign one of the slowest major economies to fully reopen is adjusting to life with the virus. Domestic travel is booming as people enjoy their first restriction-free summer […]

Hong Kong may allow conditional Covid-19 quarantine-free travel by November: Health chief

HONG KONG (BLOOMBERG) – Hong Kong’s new health chief said conditional quarantine-free travel could be allowed by November in time for a global bankers’ summit to be held in the city. The city does not need to follow mainland China’s Covid-19 policies because it enjoys some degree of freedom under the “one country, two systems” […]

China to loosen entry restrictions on US citizens, transit via 3rd country now permitted

WASHINGTON (REUTERS) – China will loosen entry restrictions on US citizens, allowing entrance in case of transit via a third country, notices issued late on Friday (July 1) by the Chinese embassy in Washington said, relaxing rules imposed in Beijing’s drive to curb Covid-19. China’s “dynamic Covid zero” policy, which aims to minimise the risk […]

2022 Travel Itinerary Competition: Official Call for Design Submissions to Discover Charm of Sanya Economic Circle

China, Sanya , June 28, 2022 – (SEAPRWire) – Channels for submitting designs for the “2022 Travel Itinerary Competition” were officially opened on June 21, 2022. The event, which was first released online on May 30, 2022, as a prelude to the official launch, was organized by the Sanya Tourism Promotion Board together with tourism bureaus from other cities […]