Pattaya to lift 14-day quarantine for tourists

Tourists are expected to soon start flocking back to Pattaya amid a far brighter Covid-19 outlook and with the mandatory 14-day quarantine no longer being enforced, Bangkok Post reported.

The president of the Thai Hotels Association Eastern Chapter, Phisut Sae-khu, said Chon Buri might be removed from the government’s list of “red zones” after it reported zero new infections several days in a row.

Mr Phisut called for the loosening of restrictions, saying business people were facing a serious liquidity problem and many small- to medium-sized hotels had already gone out of business.

Nor could anyone yet predict how long it would take surviving businesses in the province to fully recover, he said.

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