Kuwait lifts ban on 35 countries

SourceGulf Insider
SectorTourism
CountryKuwait

Passengers arriving from 35 previously banned countries can now enter Kuwait starting February 21, with a mandatory institutional quarantine at a hotel at their own expense, the Directorate General of Civil Aviation said.The 14-day total ban on the entry of all expats into the country will also be lifted. A PCR test will be performed on day 6, and if the result is negative, the period of quarantine will be completed for another seven days at home.All passengers arriving to Kuwait will be subject to two PCR tests at their own expense, and payment can be made either on the ‘Kuwait Mosafer’ app or ground handling agents at Kuwait International Airport.Passengers will not be allowed to board a plane bound for Kuwait without registering in the ‘Kuwait Mosafer’ platform, either through the dedicated smartphone app or through the website.Comments Read Next45 mins agoSaudi reports 327 new COVID-19 cases, five deaths1 hour agoUAE: 354 facilities shut for COVID-19 violations1...read more...