A traveler arriving in china will only need to have negative covid test results within 48 hours of departure, according to a statement from the National Health Commission
According to reports, starting on January 8, China won’t quarantine visitors coming in. This action is being taken as the final significant departure from the nation’s tight COVID policy and to strengthen the economy.
According to sources, travelers to China simply need to obtain a COVID-negative test result within 48 hours of departure. The National Health Commission also stated as much in a statement. Currently, an eight-day quarantine is required; of that, five days must be spent in a designated quarantine central facility or hotel, followed by three days of quarantine at home.
The authorities have also stated. That they will make it easier for people to apply for visas if they wish to visit China for a variety of reasons. Including business, study, family reunions, etc. It’s not yet clear if this will apply to tourist visas, although officials did add that a pilot program for international cruise ships would shortly start.
According to reports, restrictions on the number of international flights between China. And the rest of the globe as well as the number of passengers would be removed.
The nation has also reduced the level of COVID management from the highest to the second highest, eliminating the need for tight COVID zero limits.
However, the National Health Commission also stated that it would continue to keep an eye on the virus’s progress and that it would not hesitate to take the necessary precautions to prevent COVID outbreaks.
Apparently, the Chinese government modified COVID-19’s Chinese designation from “new Coronavirus pneumonia” to “new Coronavirus illnesses,” according to sources.
Japan Take on as China’s Covid Cases Soar
As china’s japan cases soar, japan is preparing to roll out special requirements for travelers arriving from china.
On Tuesday, Japanese prime minister Fumio Kishida told reporters that all travelers coming into china japan from china. They need to have a negative COVID test upon arrival. Those who test positive will have to quarantine for a week in a designated facility.
Japan prime minister Kishida said that concern has been growing in Japan. As it is difficult to Grasp the detailed situation. And also said Tokyo will be implementing a cap on the number of inbound flights from china.
He updated regulations are to be implemented from midnight on December 30, per Kishida’s
National Health Commission on Increasing Covid Cases in China
The COVID-19 management will be lowered from Class A to Class B as of next month. The National Health Commission (NHC) announced on Monday. That places it in the same category as less serious diseases like dengue fever.
Initially, five days with three days of monitoring were subsequently reduced to. Foreign visitors were compelled to stay in quarantine at government facilities for more than two weeks.
These declarations come as the nation struggles to deal with a rapid rise in coronavirus infections brought on by the Omicron variant. After the Xi Jinping regime eased its strict zero-Covid policy. Earlier this month in response to a wave of anti-government demonstrations.