28 July 2021
Tom Thackray, CBI Director of Infrastructure, said:
“Restriction-free international travel will be a vital piece of the recovery jigsaw, and ending quarantine requirements for fully-vaccinated arrivals from the US and EU is a huge step towards that goal.
“The news will come as a significant boost to the beleaguered travel industry, while also restoring important business links with key trading partners.
“The task now is to implement these changes as rapidly and smoothly as possible, which should include an efficient pre-travel system of assessing passengers’ Covid-status to prevent congestion at airports.”