Bangkok prepares testing protocols as reopening looms
published : 20 Oct 2021 at 04:00
With the Nov 1 reopening looming, Bangkok is preparing protocols for testing tourists outside the airport, at hotels or ‘swab hubs’ to avoid congestion on arrival.
Thapanee Kiatphaibool, Tourism Authority of Thailand (TAT) deputy governor for domestic marketing, said swab tests for travellers will be conducted outside the airport to disperse the flow of tourists with travellers transferred via hotel limousines to SHA Plus hotels which have partner hospitals or swab hubs.
Swab hubs, organised by the Thai Hotels Association (THA), will be established as a centres for small…