Taiwan’s long-maintained quarantine rules will be eased on October 13, but mandatory testing will remain in place. Photo: AP
Taiwan’s long-maintained quarantine rules will be eased on October 13, but mandatory testing will remain in place. Photo: AP
Taiwan

As Taiwan eases some of world’s oldest quarantine rules, remaining curbs and concerns see airlines lament ‘half step forward’

  • From mid-October, Taiwan will implement a seven-day testing regimen with strict isolation guidelines for those who test positive for the coronavirus
  • Travellers will be allowed outside during the seven-day period if their Covid tests come back negative every two days, but analysts say testing remains a ‘deterrent to travel’

Taiwan’s long-maintained quarantine rules will be eased on October 13, but mandatory testing will remain in place. Photo: AP
Taiwan’s long-maintained quarantine rules will be eased on October 13, but mandatory testing will remain in place. Photo: AP
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