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PM: Australia-Singapore ‘travel bubble’ by November

Get ready for the return of quarantine-free travel to one of Australia's most popular business and leisure destinations.

David Flynn |

Thailand opens to vaccinated Australians from November

Australia heads a list of 46 countries now approved for quarantine-free entry to Thailand.

David Flynn |

Thailand to scrap quarantine for visitors to Bangkok

Nine popular tourist regions including Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Krabi and Pattaya will be quarantine-free for the double-jabbed.

David Flynn |

Singapore bubble “ready to go by the end of the year”

Are you up for some satay, chilli crab and Tiger beer?

David Flynn |

Thailand to reopen for vaccinated tourists

Thailand will reopen for vaccinated tourists as early as October as the data suggests Covid has peaked.

Bloomberg News |

Singapore eager to expand vaccinated travel

Australia and Canada could be among the next countries welcome to join the city-state’s ‘vaccinated travel lane’.

Bloomberg News |

Venice set to charge tourists for entry

Access quotas will be introduced, and visitors will need to book.

Bloomberg News |

European cities look for a cleaner post-pandemic future

Pandemic lockdowns meant fewer crowds and less garbage. Now Amsterdam, Prague and Barcelona want some changes to be permanent.

Bloomberg News |

Midnight Trains reinvents sleeper trains as ‘hotel on rails’

Forget about shared compartments: Europe’s new overnight train experience will be more like sleeping in a luxury hotel room.

David Flynn |

As travel bubbles burst, Phuket adopts ‘sandbox’ model

Quarantine-free travel for vaccinated visitors could replace travel bubbles.

Bloomberg News |

France to welcome vaccinated Australians

The new global ‘green zone’ for vaccinated travellers includes the EU, Singapore, Japan and South Korea.

Bloomberg News |

What it'll be like on Blue Origin’s first manned rocket

Wealthy would-be astronauts can now bid for a seat into space, and the auction's already rocketed past $3.6 million.

Bloomberg Pursuits |

Thai resort island opens to vaccinated tourists in Oct

Koh Samui wants to welcome back tourists who've had their COVID shots as the government seeks to reboot tourism.

Bloomberg News |

Phuket to welcome vaccinated travellers

Thailand bets that vaccination will be the key to restarting tourism.

Bloomberg News |

UK to axe most duty-free sales, close VAT refund scheme

Get ready to pay full the sticker price on just about everything in the UK.

David Flynn |

Thailand seeks balance between Covid and the economy

The lack of international tourists is crippling Thailand's economy.

Bloomberg News |

Thailand's Elite Visa program for expats seeking virus haven

$22,000 could buy you safe haven in Thailand under Elite Card residential-visa program for affluent expats and investors.

Bloomberg News |

Singapore's tourism restart: think "quality, not quantity"

A restart of Singapore's inbound tourism industry will place emphasis on the quality of business travel-related activities.

Bloomberg News |