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Bahrain adds Vietnam to travel Red List

June 2, 2021

The Civil Aviation Affairs has added the Socialist Republic of Vietnam to its travel Red List, effective June 1, said a report.

Entry of travellers from Red List countries is limited to citizens and valid residency visa holders, who must present evidence with a QR code of a negative PCR test conducted within 48 hours of departure. They will be further tested upon arrival and on day 10 of their stay, said a report in BNA.

Permitted travellers from Red List countries must quarantine at their or a family member’s residence, or at a designated quarantine facility for 10 days.

All Covid-19 travel restrictions, including the Red List, are subject to change. As of May 30, Bahrain’s Red List countries are; India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Nepal, with Vietnam being added from June 1, the report said.

All other arrivals must activate the ‘BeAware Bahrain’ application and sign a self-isolation agreement, requiring them to quarantine until a negative PCR result is reported, it said.