Japan to reopen to Vietnamese vacationers, South Korea scraps Covid take a look at requirement

Japan to reopen to Vietnamese tourists, South Korea scraps Covid test requirement

Individuals stroll at Incheon Worldwide Airport in Incheon, South Korea, March 25, 2022. Picture by Reuters/Heo Ran

Japan will reopen its borders to Vietnamese vacationers Wednesday after over two years of closure.

It started a phased reopening to vacationers in June however solely allowed in guests from 98 nations and territories, not together with Vietnam.

The nation has additionally scrapped the necessity for pre-departure Covid checks for individuals who have gotten three photographs of the Covid-19 vaccine.

South Korea has additionally ended the necessity for the checks because the pandemic has confirmed indicators of slowing down.

The nation reopened to worldwide tourism on June 1 and resumed issuance of short-term visas and e-visas to Vietnamese vacationers.

Earlier than the pandemic broke out in early 2020, Japan and South Korea was the favourite locations for Vietnamese vacationers.

Source: E.vnexpress.net