Indonesia creates essential business, diplomatic travel corridor with Singapore – SE Asia

Indonesia has completed negotiations to establish a travel corridor with Singapore to facilitate urgent diplomatic missions and essential business trips between the two countries amid the ongoing COVID-19 crisis.

Foreign Minister Retno Marsudi said at a press conference on Monday that the arrangement, dubbed the Reciprocal Green Lane (RGL), would come into effect on Oct. 26.

“Trips [via the corridor] may be available within several days in accordance with Indonesia’s

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US plans to open ‘travel corridor’ between NYC and London, report says

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US officials are hoping to open travel between New York City and London and reduce traveler quarantine periods by the holiday season.  

The Wall Street Journal reported Saturday that the increase in fast COVID-19 test availability in the US has encouraged authorities to revisit plans to create safe travel corridors between the US and international destinations.  

People traveling those established routes would be

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Five Greek islands added to travel corridor list

All the countries on England’s quarantine list (Oct 8)



Five Greek islands will be added to the travel corridor list – and no countries are to be removed this week, the government has announced.

Travellers arriving in the UK from Lesvos, Santorini, Serifos, Tinos and Zakynthos will no longer need to quarantine as of 4am on Saturday (October 10).

According to the Department for Transport,

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Belize Officially Reopens International Airport To Leisure Travel, Outlines Safe Corridor for Visiting Tourists

BELIZE CITY, Belize, Oct. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Today, the country of Belize officially reopened the Philip Goldson International Airport (BZE) welcoming inbound leisure travel for international visitors, with approved hotels and tour operators only. The decision to reopen the international airport, which was closed due to COVID-19 restrictions in late-March, as well as launch Phase 3 of the destination’s five-phased Travel Reopening Plan, was made in conjunction with

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TUI offers low-cost deals on holidays to Turkey & Cyprus- ‘safe’ travel corridor countries | Travel News | Travel

Though rapidly changing travel corridors might be a cause for concern for some holidaymakers, TUI is encouraging Britons to jet off by slashing the cost of holidays to some “safe” destinations. Package deals to Turkey and Cyprus have been reduced by as much as £650 and £450 respectively.

A seven-night all-inclusive holiday to Turkey’s The Land of Legends rest in Antalya is down from £1,296 per person to £719.


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Now, travelling on Chennai’s IT corridor will be a costlier affair as toll rates go up- The New Indian Express

By Express News Service

CHENNAI: Travelling on the city’s IT corridor will now be a costlier affair as the Tamil Nadu Road Development Company (TNRDC) has hiked the toll rates.

According to the latest press release by the TNRDC, cars will have to pay Rs 30 (old rate: Rs 27), LCVs Rs 49 (old rate: Rs 45), buses Rs 78 (old rate: Rs 71), trucks Rs 117 (old rate: Rs.

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UK quarantine changes as four countries are removed from the travel corridor list

Travellers arriving to the UK from Denmark, Slovakia, Iceland, and Curacao will now have to quarantine, Transport Secretary Grant Shapps has announced.

The four destinations have been removed from the UK government’s travel corridor list, which means that those arriving into the UK from these locations from 4am on Saturday will have to self-isolate for 14 days.

Meanwhile, no countries were added to the travel corridor list.

Mr Shapps declared

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