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Cambodia
Cambodia
Koh Ker Temple added to UNESCO World Heritage List.

Travel Status

Lockdown Status
Open
Inbound Travel
Open
Outbound Travel
Open

Cases

138,941
Confirmed
Daily Trend
+0

7 Day Rolling Ave

-

Fully Vaccinated

Top Travel News

» Fundraising to be held for the construction of Cambodia’s largest Buddha statue

» National Museum in Jakarta catches fire, 817 historical objects impacted

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Indonesia
Indonesia
Bali launches Foreigner Reporting App to supervise and report tourists who commit violations.

Travel Status

Lockdown Status
Open
Inbound Travel
Open
Outbound Travel
Open

Cases

6,813,429
Confirmed
Daily Trend
+0

7 Day Rolling Ave

-

Fully Vaccinated

Top Travel News

» Occupancy at Mount Bromo area drops from 100% to 20%, following fire at Teletubbies Hill

» National Museum in Jakarta catches fire, 817 historical objects impacted

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Laos
Laos
Laos-China Railway receives new train to boost number of services along line; 62k cross border since launch on 13 Apr.

Travel Status

Lockdown Status
Open
Inbound Travel
Open
Outbound Travel
Open

Cases

218,853
Confirmed
Daily Trend
+1

7 Day Rolling Ave

-

Fully Vaccinated

Top Travel News

» ADB lowers 2023 GDP forecast for Laos from 4% to 3.7%

» Lao government refutes claim that country could face fuel shortage

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Malaysia
Malaysia
Medical tourism in H1 2023 reaches RM900 mil in revenue, 76% of pre-pandemic levels, expected to make full recovery.

Travel Status

Lockdown Status
Open
Inbound Travel
Open
Outbound Travel
Open

Cases

5,127,712
Confirmed
Daily Trend
+0

7 Day Rolling Ave

-

Fully Vaccinated

Top Travel News

» Malaysia records 12.17 mil int’l visitors as of 33rd week of Aug

» Penang air connectivity ramps up with Qatar Airways reinstating flights, Flydubai set to start in 2024

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Myanmar
Myanmar
Visa free entry granted for additional four countries for diplomatic and special pass holders, including Japan.

Travel Status

Lockdown Status
Partial
Inbound Travel
Open
Outbound Travel
Open

Cases

641,225
Confirmed
Daily Trend
+1

7 Day Rolling Ave

-

Fully Vaccinated

Top Travel News

» VACS Yangon Travel Fair held from 22-24 Sep at the Yangon Convention Center

» Myanmar’s UN ambassador Kyaw Moe Tun, remains official representative for Myanmar

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Philippines
Philippines
DOT’s proposed additional budget request to 2.99 bil PHP approved by House of Representatives.

Travel Status

Lockdown Status
Open
Inbound Travel
Open
Outbound Travel
Open

Cases

4,111,331
Confirmed
Daily Trend
+0

7 Day Rolling Ave

-

Fully Vaccinated

Top Travel News

» The Philippines welcomes 3.9 mil int’l arrivals as of 19 Sep, 80.77% of 2023 target

» DOT posts 700 mil PHP worth of bids for “Love the Philippines” branding and marketing projects

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Singapore
Singapore
F1 Singapore GP 2023 records 264k spectators, exceeding initial forecast of 250k.

Travel Status

Lockdown Status
Open
Inbound Travel
Open
Outbound Travel
Open

Cases

2,573,565
Confirmed
Daily Trend
+0

7 Day Rolling Ave

-

Fully Vaccinated

Top Travel News

» SIA Group carries 2.99 mil passengers in Aug, passenger load factor of 88.2%

» Passport-free biometric clearance to be allowed for Changi outbound passengers at various touchpoints

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Thailand
Thailand
PM to rectify cannabis policy within six months to ensure medical uses only.

Travel Status

Lockdown Status
Open
Inbound Travel
Open
Outbound Travel
Open

Cases

4,757,049
Confirmed
Daily Trend
+30

7 Day Rolling Ave

-

Fully Vaccinated

Top Travel News

» Various nature-based attractions to reopen on 1 Oct after four-month seasonal closure

» AOT allocates 140 bil THB for two airport projects in Phangnga and Chiang Mai

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Vietnam
Vietnam
Hanoi develops plans to promote riverside agritourism.

Travel Status

Lockdown Status
Open
Inbound Travel
Open
Outbound Travel
Open

Cases

11,623,372
Confirmed
Daily Trend
+12

7 Day Rolling Ave

-

Fully Vaccinated

Top Travel News

» Vietnam Airlines attempts to attract Vietnamese pilots with new salary fund

» Vietnamese travellers 4th largest inbound market globally for Busan

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