As it happens: Singapore-Malaysia vaccinated travel lanes open
Follow CNA journalists during the launch of the Singapore-Malaysia vaccinated travel lanes by air and by land.
SINGAPORE: Singapore and Malaysia launched vaccinated travel lanes (VTL) via air and land on Monday (Nov 29), with thousands of people set to cross the border. The VTL between Changi Airport and Kuala Lumpur International Airport was announced on Nov 8, while the land VTL via the Causeway was announced last week.
CNA has journalists travelling by bus in both directions, and at Changi Airport and Kuala Lumpur International Airport. Follow the day's events here as Singapore and Malaysia take a significant step towards normalising travel between the two countries since COVID-19 restrictions were introduced.