Thailand ‘vaccine passport’ & ‘quarantine-free’ guarantees at least 5 million foreign visitors

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Thai government was waiting for a World Health Organization (WHO) announcement on vaccine passports before issuing the measure.

The Tourism and Sports Ministry has asked the Public Health Ministry for approval to launch a vaccine passport system in a bid to kick-start the tourism industry this year.

Minister Pipat Ratchakitprakarn said adopting a vaccine passport or a similar method of enabling foreign tourists to avoid the need for quarantine would guarantee at least 5 million foreign visitors to Thailand.

He said the government was waiting for a World Health Organization (WHO) announcement on vaccine passports before issuing the measure. (NNT)


Minister Pipat Ratchakitprakarn said adopting a vaccine passport or a similar method of enabling foreign tourists to avoid the need for quarantine would guarantee at least 5 million foreign visitors to Thailand.
The Tourism and Sports Ministry is working with other concerned departments and the key decision makers in the government to launch a vaccine passport system in a bid to kick-start the tourism industry this year.