2020-10-15 18:05

thumbnail

Entry management strengthened, overseas traveler is required to


-AD




Beijing is strengthening management of entry into the capital by requiring screening and testing for anyone entering the city from mid- and high-risk regions, among other prevention and control measures, a meeting participated by top municipal officials decided on Wednesday.



With the second wave of outbreaks occurring around the world and Autumn and Winter being seasons in which respiratory infectious diseases more frequently occur, COVID-19 prevention and control work is facing a more severe situation, it was stressed at the meeting, the Beijing Daily reported on Thursday.


Beijing is requiring that travelers from overseas take three nucleic acid tests when heading to the capital city, which recently resumed direct international flights, the city's COVID-19 epidemic prevention and control authorities said on Wednesday.



Travelers from overseas arriving in Beijing must take a first test and present their certificate with a negative result within five days of boarding their flight; they must then conduct a health declaration and take a second test at customs; finally, they must take a third test after completing quarantine in China, said Tian Tao, a member of the city's epidemic prevention and control work team, at a press conference on Wednesday.



Since Beijing resumed direct international flights on Sept. 3, the city has opened 34 hotels for concentrated medical observation and quarantine. A total of 9,437 people have used the quarantine sites, and 2,905 of them are still under medical observation, officials said.



The press conference was held following the re-emergence of the virus over the weekend in the city of Qingdao, in east China's Shandong Province, with 12 new confirmed COVID-19 cases reported.



By Tuesday, Beijing had reported five close contacts linked to the confirmed cases in Qingdao. All five individuals and their own close contacts, a total of 15 people, have tested negative for the virus and are under medical observation. 



Source: xinhua

Gabriel & Co. fine jewelry

  • 20201016 China NewsClick the blue words above to follow our Wechat. Voic e Broadcast Oct 16 2020 China News 3 minutesKnow China 1 Chinese tech giant Lenovo Group Ltd is stepping up its push to tap into emerging high-technology opportunities in the nation's s
  • Meet China's No.1 li-AD After getting bored with her dull, low-paying job, 25-year-old Long Yuan left her shoe factory to move to Beixiazhu in May, a village in East China's Zhejiang Province that is hundreds of kilometers from her hometown. The village is kn
  • Guide to Housing Rental for 1.How to do the payment? Normally, rent should be paid for three months in advance, with a deposit of one month. And sometimes, pay monthly is also okay(but owner may ask higher rent). Remember do not pay more than 3 months in advance to t
  • 9.94 million people tested iQingdao in East China's Shandong Province has so far collected 9.94 million samples from residents for nucleic acid tests. The city has vowed to complete the citywide testing for all 11 million residents by Friday. Results have been produc
  • How to Send and Receive PackFeel tired of staying in your international bubble in China? Pop thatbubble and embrace your Chinese life! To start enjoying the stay in China to the fullest, what's the first step? Of course, Speak Chinese! -- Shu-Zhng-Wn! In this series

Subscribe by Email

Follow Updates Articles from This Blog via Email

No Comments

Blogroll