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The CECC says it is discussing options to handle traveler needs for Lunar New Year (2021/10/22)
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    The CECC says it is discussing options to handle traveler needs for Lunar New Year (2021/10/22)

    Health officials say Taiwan is considering easing COVID quarantine regulations ahead of the Lunar New Year. The CECC says some of the possibilities include making the mandatory quarantine shorter or even making home quarantine an option once again. Currently, travelers to Taiwan must be quarantined at designated hotels or facilities upon landing. But quarantine hotels in Taipei are nearly fully booked ahead of the holiday period. Let's hear from the health minister.

    Chen Shih-chung
    Health minister
    We’ve also taken note of the situation. Quarantine hotel capacity indeed can’t meet demand from January on. Last year, we were proactive in arranging quarantine hotels, and we currently have capacity of 26,000 rooms. The pandemic is under control in Taiwan, so demand for domestic travel will likely be very high during the Lunar New Year. That means that expanding the quarantine hotel network might is not a likely option. So now we’re considering… There will be many Taiwanese hoping to come back after two years abroad. So we’re considering different options while keeping up COVID measures. We may ease some regulations. Right now, we’re investigating and taking stock of how and when people will be returning. We want to make it so that people can come home in a safe way. That’s our overall approach.

    Taiwan currently has a total of 30,000 beds in quarantine hotels and government facilities, but that may not be enough to meet the Lunar New Year demand. Government officials say they are assessing different possibilities, and that they'll announce any changes once a decision is reached.
    中文 Chinese  
    春節防疫旅館難求 陳時中:擬居檢.縮隔離天數

    距離明年農曆春節還有3個月,但台北市的防疫旅館、訂房體系一片紅通通,針對春節回國是否放寬檢疫,指揮中心表示各方面都還在考慮,不過大方向已經確定了。

    [[疫情指揮中心指揮官 陳時中]]
    “那確實我們這邊也有注意到,大概一月多之後,防疫旅館的量能事實上跟不上來,我們在去年的時候,我們也積極得準備防疫旅館,在今年我們現在大概有2萬6千間,加上現在台灣整體來講疫情很穩定,所以在春節的時候,國內本身的旅遊的需求就變得非常的大,所以這種情況下,擴充防疫旅館的可能性不高,所以我們在思考,國人經過兩年的時間想要回國,那我們盡量思考各種在防疫的可接受的前提下,有一些放寬的措施,這都還在盤點、調查可能回來的人的階段,方向上,我們希望說盡量讓要回來的人,可以安心得回來,這是一個大方向”

    目前全台防疫旅館加上集中檢疫所,估計量能有3萬床,考量防疫旅館數量,加上春節國旅需求大,要擴充防疫旅館確實有難度,指揮中心評估可能改為居家檢疫或縮短天數,不過細節還在討論中,將等定案後再公佈。

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