Travel restrictions in Chiang Mai, Phnom Penh and other areas of Cambodia are being imposed after the country experienced a major outbreak of the coronavirus (COVID-19) this past week.
This includes restrictions on people coming from Myanmar, Laos, Cambodia and Myanmar.
According to the Ministry of Health, restrictions have been imposed for the following: – Anyone from Myanmar or Laos arriving at Chiangmai International Airport or from Myanmar and Laos arriving on the Thai side of the border for at least 60 days.
– Anyone who arrives from Myanmar for at most 30 days or more, regardless of the length of stay.
– People from Myanmar coming to PhnomPenh, Phong Nha, Phanom in Thailand for at all three airports.
– Persons from Myanmar visiting Phnom-Nha or Phanome.
– Those from Myanmar travelling to Phanomed.
– Myanmar nationals who are not citizens of Myanmar.
– Individuals who are staying in Chihlung, Phonchorn, Chianglung or Nha Trang.
– Cambodian tourists arriving from Cambodia or Laos.
– Non-resident nationals who come to Chiangmandu or the Cambodian side of Cambodia.
– Foreigners from Vietnam and Laos.
Phnom Penhi International Airport, which is the main gateway for travellers from Myanmar to Thailand, was the scene of the largest outbreak of COVID-20, with more than 40,000 people infected and nearly 10,000 deaths.
The airport has been closed since June 25, and its closure has caused huge delays for international flights.
The government has promised to reopen the airport in the coming days.
According, the government has imposed a curfew in Chagang province, where a new coronaviruses centre was established.
The quarantine has been extended to all areas of the country, including the border with Laos.
Travel restrictions in Koh Kong and other cities in the south-east of the island of Phnom Pei, which have seen the most cases, have been also imposed.
The ban is being imposed in the areas around Koh Kong International Airport and other main international airports.
It has also been implemented in Koh Samui, the capital of the south east of the state.
The health ministry has announced a travel ban on all visitors from Myanmar.
The curfew in Phnom Samui has also begun.
The quarantine in Koh Changi has been implemented.
A ban on travellers from Thailand, Laos and Myanmar has also taken effect.
In Phnom Sokhet, Phra Thon, in the western province of Anh, travellers have been allowed to enter the city only if they have been immunised with a vaccination certificate from their healthcare provider.
The ban is expected to be in place for two weeks.
The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has been ordered to conduct a survey to ascertain the extent of the outbreak in the country.
A curfew in the northern province of Khamsath and a ban on travel to the northern provinces of Phrap Khumbu and Phra Sihanouk have been put in place.
The order is expected in place from May 31.