Myanmar makes the primary strikes to reopen worldwide business flights at Yangon Internation Airport this week. This was revealed by the Myanmar Tourism Marketing organisation.
The nation has been closed for greater than two years because of the Covid-19 pandemic and a navy coup that overthrew the elected authorities on 1 February 2021. Reopening Yangon’s airport to worldwide flights will allow abroad Myanmar folks to attach with their households.
The Myanmar Tourism Marketing assertion mentioned it’s now potential for worldwide enterprise and leisure travellers to go to the nation if they’re full vaccinated and meet the factors to safe an internet e-visa.
International enterprise travellers and vacationers will be capable of apply on-line for a enterprise e-visa or vacationer e-visa. Fully vaccinated travellers shall be required to point out a destructive PCR take a look at earlier than arrival, pre-arrange a non-public switch on arrival and keep for one night time in lodge quarantine whereas ready for the outcomes of their in-country PCR take a look at.
International travellers are additionally required to buy Myanmar medical insurance that covers Covid-19 (beginning value USD50 for insurance coverage legitimate for 15 days). If the in-country take a look at is constructive, the medical insurance covers the extra value of lodge quarantine and hospital charges in response to necessities by the well being authorities for a most of USD 4,500.
MTM confirms money withdrawals from ATMs in Myanmar aren’t potential in the mean time, and companies don’t settle for worldwide bank cards. Travellers should pre-arrange their journey to Myanmar via a journey company and convey masses of cash to cowl your entire vacation prices. There are additionally only a few airways able to danger resuming providers to Yangon. Travel demand in and in another country has hit floor zero primarily as a result of safety dangers, the Covid-19 menace and destructive journey sentiments shared by worldwide travellers on social media.