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From December 1, new requirements for entering Ecuador are implemented by the omicron | . variant  Ecuador |  News

From December 1, new requirements for entering Ecuador are implemented by the omicron | . variant Ecuador | News

The opening of the border with Colombia will be phased, as announced by the head of the National Emergency Operations Committee (COE), Juan Zapata.

There is no scientific evidence for this Omicron variable of the coronavirus at this time is present in the country.

stated that Juan Zapata Chairman of the Emergency Operations Committee national (COE), In a TV interview.

Zapata added that from this Wednesday December 1 at 00:00 New conditions of entry into Ecuador will be in effect.


He explained that what Ecuador decides must be reported Chancellery To the consulates and embassies of other countries, while the Department of Transportation and Public Works (MTOP) must inform the airlines as they are the ones that require these requirements in the first place.

The Ecuadorean government decided Entry ban For all travelers whose point of origin, stopover or transit is African countries: South Africa, Namibia, Lesotho, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Eswatini, Mozambique and Egypt.

For the rest of the countries, travelers over 16 years of age must present two requirements to enter Ecuador and the Galapagos Islands by air, land or sea: Negative PCR test At least 72 hours before boarding and Full Dose Vaccination Certificate For at least fourteen days after completion of the program, and for children under 15 years, 11 months, 29 days through 2 years, a negative PCR test.

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For Colombia, Zapata stated that he is starting in stages and that the former is considering Rumichaka International Bridge, In Karchi province, but only for international cargo transportation from 08:00 to 17:00.

Within 30 days and if the epidemic situation allows, there will be Second Level With the International Bridge in San Miguel in addition to cargo, pedestrian flows will be integrated at the same time.

After fifteen days there will be a file third level Where private transportation will be combined with vehicle restrictions. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, individual dishes; Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday are even plates and on Sunday there will be no trading.

Then there will be freedom of movement.

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