News, Uncategorized

TAIWAN ENDS PRE-ENTRY PCR RULE FOR ALL ARRIVALS MONDAY – CECC

..Non-resident foreigners no longer have to take pre-flight PCR test


Taiwan’s Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Monday (Aug. 15) ended its pre-flight polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test requirement for all inbound passengers.

During a press conference on Aug. 10, CECC head Victor Wang (王必勝) announced Taiwan will end the requirement for all arriving passengers to submit proof of a negative PCR test taken 48 hours before boarding a flight to Taiwan, effective Monday. Previously, the requirement had been discontinued for returning Taiwan citizens, residents, and connecting passengers on July 14.

PCR Test


This meant the pre-entry PCR requirement still applied to non-resident foreigners, who account for 10% of arriving passengers. The 48-hour time limit also presented challenges when passengers were on long flights with many transfers.


The new rule removes one obstacle to would-be travelers to Taiwan. However, on-arrival PCR test, three days of quarantine, and four days of self-health management are still mandatory.

People who test positive for COVID while overseas are barred from flying to Taiwan for seven days starting the day they were tested, according to a CECC press release. Due to the threat of new variants, the center warned that it cannot rule out restarting the pre-entry PCR test rule if new variants are deemed to pose a major threat to the country.

Also on Monday, the CECC announced that starting on Sept. 1, inbound passengers can spend their four days of self-health monitoring in their homes or at the residence of their friends or relatives, as long as they can follow the principle of “one person per room.” If the inbound travelers cannot meet this requirement, they must stay in an epidemic prevention hotel.

This means that the traveler can stay at the same residence as others, but must have their own room with a separate bathroom. They will no longer need to apply with the local government for a change of location for the self-health monitoring period.




Published By Odoh Dominic Chukwuemeka

You can Like, Share or comment on this article.

Your support matters.
Sustain independent journalism.


FOR ADVERT PLACEMENT CALL OR TEXT OUR WHATSAPP NUMBER; +886960917723, +886970840314

Click to Follow our website Dco-global-news.com

FaceBook Page; DCO Global News

DCO Global News Contacts;
For information on Press Releases, News, Advertisements, Videos, Photos, Events happenings, Promotional Events and Adverts, Share your stories with us, Please Call or Send a Text to our Whatsapp number; +886963563485, +886970840314.
Or send an email to; chionikdom02@yahoo.com, emydom29@gmail.com

(Like and Follow our Facebook Page; DCO Global News)

(Follow us on Twitter; @Dcoglobalnews)

(Follow us on LinkedIn; Dco Global News)

(Follow us on Tumblr; Dcoglobalnews)

(Follow us on Google +; Dco Global News TV)

(Subscribe to our YouTube Channel; DCO Global News TV)

Subscribe to our Telegram Channel DCO Global News.

Follow our Website http www. dco-global-news.com

Advertise with us.
Send us enquiries, Press releases.

DCO Global News Promotes the Values of Democracy, Human Rights, Values of Life and Freedom of Expression in a Region Where Genuine Media Freedom Remains Elusive and where many Media outlets remain Divided along Ethnic Lines.
Let’s 🚶 Walk the 🚶 Walk 🚶 Together.
Don’t miss a thing, get the latest updates to fuel your conversation daily.

For 2022, DCO Global News commit to another year of high-impact reporting that can counter misinformation and offer an authoritative, trustworthy source of news for everyone. With no shareholders or political owner, we set our own agenda and provide truth-seeking journalism that’s free from commercial and political influence. When it’s never mattered more, we can investigate and challenge without fear or favour.

(Support DCO Global News.)
LET’S HAVE YOUR SAY, LET’S KNOW YOUR THOUGHTS.
LIKE, SHARE AND COMMENT.

TEXT AD: To advertise here.
Call Dominic +886970840314…
© DGN NEWS MEDIA 2022.
All Rights Reserved.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s