Citizens of all ASEAN countries now have visa-free entry to Indonesia, the Visa on Arrival (VoA)has come back for most other countries.
If you make a flight transfer in Bali, you must navigate both arrival and departure, as most transfers aren’t available before immigration.
Malaysian autogate entry extended to passport holders of ten countries, pre-registration is required for Malaysia Digital Arrival Card (MDAC).
Entering China overland is now much easier with the completion of the rail connection between Laos and China, despite strict rules.
Malaysia’s customs declaration form requirement dropped many years ago, has been reintroduced, effective immediately, for all travellers.
A Japan tourist visa is currently required for all travellers to Japan, who must currently book using a travel agent.
The autogate automated entry system at KLIA used by Malaysian passport holders will be extended to certain foreigners from September 2022.
Malaysia Covid arrival tests will be scrapped from 1st May 2022 for all fully vaccinated travellers. Other SOPs relaxed.
Thailand has dropped the requirement for a PCR test on arrival and all visitors will be classified by vaccination status.