2020-02-12 Updated Travel Advisory for HK, Macau, Singapore and Thailand

[February 11, 2020]

 

Dear Students,

Due to worsening of epidemic condition, the Taiwan Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has updated travel advisory for HK, Macau, Singapore and Thailand.

 

Updated travel advisory as of February 11, 2020:

 

Mainland China, HK and Macau: Level 3 (highest level) = Travel Warning = Avoid non-essential trip to Mainland China, HK and Macau

Singapore: Level 2 = Travel Alert = Take extra precaution and take prevention methods during trip to Singapore

Thailand: Level 1 = Watch = Follow local epidemic prevention procedures during travel

 

Source: 

 

Taiwan Centers for Disease Control (Taiwan CDC)

https://www.cdc.gov.tw/En/Bulletin/Detail/SufImQmS9Wba14q2Jyvkpg?typeid=158

 

Focus Taiwan (English News)

https://focustaiwan.tw/society/202002110012

 

 

 

Reminder from the University:

 

Due to the worsening of epidemic status, please avoid transiting via Mainland China, HK and Macau.

 

Please note that the Taiwan Centers for Disease Control now requires passenger transiting via Mainland China, HK and Macau to go through a 14-day home quarantine procedure after arriving Taiwan. (Home quarantine is not required if you transited there and arrived Taiwan before February 10).

 

If you are still going to make a transit/stopover via Mainland China, HK and Macau, please inform us immediately!

 

Learn more about the regulation (Starting February 10):

https://focustaiwan.tw/society/202002070014

https://focustaiwan.tw/society/202002110007

https://www.cdc.gov.tw/En/Bulletin/Detail/anBk8plyRojMJdRkMALTnw?typeid=158

 

 

 

Please also be very careful when you make transit via Singapore and Thailand.

 

Travelers are advised to:

 

▶️Check flight status frequently

▶️Keep an eye on the epidemic status of the places where you are going make transit and make changes when necessary.

▶️Keep good hygiene habits

▶️Protect yourself throughout the trip

 

Posted by

Ms. Janet Chen

Division of International and Cross-Strait Services

Office of International Affairs, NCTU