COVID-19: Entry suspended for foreign nationals and transit travelers

18 May 21

TAIWAN

Taiwan has announced a new travel ban to take effect on May 19, barring non-resident foreign nationals and transit travelers from entering the country.

Key Points:

  • With effect from midnight on 19 May (departure time at the airport of departure), Taiwan will temporarily bar non-R.O.C. nationals without valid ARCs from entry.
  • Exceptions may be made for individuals who have obtained entry permission for emergency or humanitarian reasons.
  • Transit travelers will also be temporarily barred from entry.
  • These measures will be in place until June 18, and will be adjusted on a rolling basis.

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

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