Singapore to allow in visitors from mainland China ahead of travel bubble with Hong Kong


Visitors from mainland China can enter Singapore without having to quarantine starting November 6, the city state announced on Thursday, in a move aimed at boosting its pandemic-battered tourism sector.China was the top country of origin for international travellers to Singapore in 2019, according to the island nation’s tourism board, accounting for 3.6 million of its 19.1 million overseas visitors that year. Visitors from the mainland spent some S$3.2 billion (US$2.36 million) in the first…

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