Australia’s biggest city to end Covid-19 quarantine for international travelers

Sydney will end its Covid-19 quarantine for fully vaccinated international travelers from November 1, New South Wales Premier Dominic Perrottet said on Friday, October 15 foreshadowing the full return of overseas travel after more than 19 months

The world’s five safest cities post-pandemic

Cities across the world have had to rethink security in the face of the Covid-19 pandemic. The Economist Intelligence Unit recently released the 2021 Safe Cities Index, which ranks 60 cities based on 76 safety indicators across infrastructure, digital life, personal security, environmental factors and, of course, health – with pandemic preparedness and Covid-19 mortality included this year.

New South Wales: Pilot plan to return international students

A pilot plan that will see the phased return of fully vaccinated international students to NSW has been given the green light by the Commonwealth Government, with the first flight touching down by the end of this year.

Vietnam prepares welcome for vaccinated foreign tourists to selected destinations

According to the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, Phu Quoc Island in the southern province of Kien Giang will be the first destination to welcome foreign tourists under a trial vaccine passport program that will be expanded later to other famous hotspots like the towns of Ha Long, Hoi An, Nha Trang and Da Lat.

Vietnam Airlines trials international vaccine passport on Europe flight

Eighteen passengers boarded a Vietnam Airlines flight last Thursday 02 September 2021 from Hanoi to London with a digital air travel pass that incorporates their Covid test results and vaccine certificates.

Ho Chi Minh City – A different perspective on Covid-19’s Independence Day.

The National Day (or Independence Day) is one of the most significant holidays in the Vietnamese calendar. This day September 2nd marks the day revolutionary leader Ho Chi Minh declared Vietnam’s independence from France. If this is for a regular year, across the country, Vietnamese commemorate this monumental occasion with flags, cheerful festivities and fireworks at night.