Travellers from Hong Kong will have their quarantine requirement reduced from 14 days to a seven-day stay-home notice, as Singapore adds Hong Kong to the list of places where the virus is deemed to be “well under control and the risk of importation is low.”

  • Singapore, in a statement late Monday, also tightened entry restrictions on several places, reflecting recent rises in cases:
    • Those with recent travel to Sabah in Malaysia will now be required to serve a 14-day quarantine at dedicated facilities; reflects a recent rise in cases there
    • While the rest of Malaysia requirements unchanged, Singapore says it is monitoring the situation in Kuala Lumpur, Putrajaya, Selangor
    • Travellers who’ve been to Indonesia or the Philippines within 14 days before entry, and aren’t Singapore citizens or permanent residents, will have to take a Covid-19 test within 72 hours of departure, the government said
    • Those transiting through Singapore who’ve travelled to India in the last 14 days will also need to have valid negative Covid-19 test

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