Taiwanese authorities have announced that they will lift their COVID-19 testing requirements for inbound travelers.

Key Points:

  • Beginning Aug. 15, all travelers, regardless of their departure country, will no longer be required to have proof of a negative PCR test taken within two days before their scheduled departure.
  • Individuals who test positive for COVID-19 while abroad must wait more than seven days from their last positive test before they can travel to Taiwan.

Additional Information: Taiwan’s quarantine policies remain in place at this time. More information regarding Taiwan’s COVID-19 quarantine requirements is available here.

BAL Analysis: The response to the COVID-19 pandemic continues to develop, and BAL will provide additional updates as information becomes available.

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