Tourists visit Maya bay in Krabi province, Thailand. Photo: Reuters
Tourists visit Maya bay in Krabi province, Thailand. Photo: Reuters

Coronavirus: Thailand scraps quarantine-free visas to fight Omicron; Japanese regions hosting American bases face curbs

  • The virus task force said foreigners holding visas for quarantine waiver can’t enter Thailand after January 15 as the kingdom reported 7,526 new cases on Friday
  • Elsewhere, Australia’s New South Wales state banned singing and dancing in hospitality venues amid a surge in Omicron cases

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Tourists visit Maya bay in Krabi province, Thailand. Photo: Reuters
Tourists visit Maya bay in Krabi province, Thailand. Photo: Reuters
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