Passengers' friends, family can now enter Changi Airport arrival halls
The Straits Times|October 16, 2021
Rules eased before extension of quarantine-free travel scheme
Toh Ting Wei

Homecoming will be sweeter at Changi Airport, with friends and family members of passengers allowed to enter the arrival halls again from yesterday after a fivemonth suspension.

The easing of rules comes ahead of the extension of a quarantinefree travel scheme to eight countries next Tuesday.

Passenger pick-ups had been severely restricted since May, following the outbreak of a large Covid-19 cluster linked to the airport.

In an update on its website yesterday, Changi Airport said family, friends and professional services are now allowed to pick up passengers from low-risk countries and regions in the arrival halls.

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