The Vietnamese government has recognized the vaccine certificates of 72 countries and territories.

Key Points:

  • As of Oct. 21, authorities recognize the vaccination certificates of foreign nationals from Australia, Brazil, China, Singapore, the United Kingdom, the U.S. and 66 other countries.
  • Eligible travelers will undergo a reduced 7-day quarantine if they have proof of vaccination. The normal quarantine period is 14 days.
  • More information on entry requirements and health protocols can be found here.

BAL Analysis: Vietnam’s decision allows fully vaccinated travelers from the aforementioned countries to enter the country with reduced health requirements. The response to the COVID-19 pandemic continues to develop, and BAL will provide additional updates as information becomes available.

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