Coronavirus Response and Guidance
Ireland Extends Visa Requirements Until Further Notice
May 6, 2021

On January 27, 2021, Ireland imposed a new requirement for passport holders from Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia*, Ecuador*, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru*, South Africa, Suriname*, and Uruguay that they must also apply for an entry visa or transit visa, as appropriate, before traveling to Ireland. At ...

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As Cases Spike, Countries Restrict Travel from India | Updated
May 6, 2021

India is experiencing a significant second spike in COVID-19 infections. In response, several countries around the world are suspending, limiting, or advising against travel to and from India. This list was originally published on April 22 and has been updated as governments evolve their restrictions. Australia (Updated) ...

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EIG US and Global COVID Update | May 4, 2021
May 4, 2021

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Singapore Extends SHN for Travelers Coming from High Risk Countries
May 4, 2021

On Tuesday, May 4, the government announced that from May 8, travelers who have been in higher-risk countries and regions will have to serve a 21-day stay-home notice at dedicated facilities. This applies to travelers coming from all places except Australia, Brunei Darussalam, Mainland China, ...

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Singapore Updates Border Measures
May 3, 2021

Visitors from Bangladesh, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka are Suspended & New Requirements for Travelers from Thailand From May 1, 2021, at 11:59 PM, all long-term pass holders and short-term visitors who have been in Bangladesh, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka within the past 14 days ...

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Ireland Updates Hotel Quarantine Requirements
May 3, 2021

In late March, the government announced that travel to Ireland from specified countries and regions would require a mandatory hotel quarantine. As of Tuesday, May 4 at 4 AM, 5 new countries will be added to the mandatory hotel quarantine list. The additional countries to be added ...

Coronavirus Response and Guidance
Ireland Eases Requirements for Some Families and Fully Vaccinated Travelers
April 25, 2021

On Friday, April 23, Ireland updated its public health measures related to international travel to Ireland, easing restrictions for fully vaccinated travelers and families with newborns. The government continues to advise against all non-essential international travel. All travelers arriving in Ireland must:  Complete a COVID-19 Passenger ...

Coronavirus Response and Guidance
Singapore Suspends All Entry from India
April 23, 2021

Singapore has updated and increased restrictions regarding travel from India. Effective April 23 at 11:59 PM, all long-term pass holders and short-term visitors who have traveled to India within the last 14 days will not be allowed to enter or transit through Singapore. This includes anyone ...

Coronavirus Response and Guidance
EIG US and Global COVID Update | April 22, 2021
April 22, 2021

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Singapore Updates Border Restrictions due to COVID-19
April 21, 2021

Reduced Entry for Travelers from India In response to the spike of COVID-19 cases in India, effective immediately, the government reduces entry approval for non-Singapore citizens or Permanent Residents with a travel history in India. What Changed? The Ministry of Health has introduced additional quarantine and testing requirements. ...

Coronavirus Response and Guidance
The United Kingdom Adds India to its Red List for Travelers
April 20, 2021

The United Kingdom has added India to its "Red List," designating that most travel to the UK from India is banned. From Friday, April 23, most people who have traveled from India within the 10 days prior to arriving in the UK will not be allowed ...

Coronavirus Response and Guidance
EIG US and Global COVID Update | April 8, 2021
April 9, 2021

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EIG US and Global COVID Update | March 30, 2021
March 30, 2021

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EIG US and Global COVID Update | March 25, 2021
March 25, 2021

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EIG US and Global COVID Update | March 23, 2021
March 24, 2021

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EIG US and Global COVID Update | March 18, 2021
March 18, 2021

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EIG US and Global COVID Update | March 9, 2021
March 10, 2021

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EIG US and Global COVID Update | March 4, 2021
March 5, 2021

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EIG US and Global COVID Update | March 2, 2021
March 2, 2021

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India Issues New Guidelines for International Arrivals
February 19, 2021

India's Ministry of Health & Family Welfare has issued new guidelines for international arrivals. The Standard Operating Procedure will take effect from February 22, 2021 (23:59hours IST). The entry Airports for flight services would be decided by the Ministry of Civil Aviation based on the ...

Coronavirus Response and Guidance
Spain Requires Quarantine for Travelers from Brazil and South Africa
February 19, 2021

The Spanish government has issued Order SND/133/2021, introducing a new 10-day quarantine requirement as a public health measure to mitigate the spread of the coronavirus and variants for people coming to Spain from Brazil and South Africa. This period may be shortened if, on day ...

Alerts
New Restrictions in Place for Travel to Canada
February 18, 2021

To control the coronavirus's spread, new public health measures for air and land travelers to Canada will go into effect as of February 22, 2021. Recent Updates: As of January 7, 2021, all air travelers to Canada 5 years or older (regardless of citizenship or place ...

Coronavirus Response and Guidance
EIG US and Global COVID Update | February 16, 2021
February 16, 2021

With our mission to uncomplicate the complicated, we’ve always thought of our work in immigration as people-first. Our goal is for these updates to make sense of the changes happening across the world. Please share these updates with your colleagues who may find this information ...

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EIG US and Global COVID Update | February 11, 2021
February 11, 2021

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EIG US and Global COVID Update | February 9, 2021
February 9, 2021

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EIG US and Global Update | February 2, 2021
February 3, 2021

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EIG US and Global Update | January 28, 2021
January 29, 2021

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EIG US and Global Update | January 26, 2021
January 26, 2021

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Coronavirus Response and Guidance
President Biden signs "Executive Order on Promoting COVID-19 Safety in Domestic and International Travel"
January 22, 2021

On Thursday, January 21, President Joseph R. Biden signed “Executive Order on Promoting COVID-19 Safety in Domestic and International Travel.” The executive order outlines measures to prevent the ongoing spread of COVID-19, particularly as it relates to travel within the United States and to the United ...

Coronavirus Response and Guidance
EIG US and Global Update | January 12, 2021
January 13, 2021

With our mission to uncomplicate the complicated, we’ve always thought of our work in immigration as people-first. Our goal is for these updates to make sense of the changes happening across the world. Please share these updates with your colleagues who may find this information ...