Shangri-La Offers Free COVID19 Insurance at Hotels in Singapore

(04 Jan 2021)
Shangri-La is offering emergency medical coverage of
up to SGD 250,000 should a guest be diagnosed with COVID19
during their stay at one of the group’s hotels in Singapore.

The COVID19 emergency medical coverage is
currently only available to international guests travelling to
Singapore via the Reciprocal Green Lane, or if the guest is in
possession of an Air Travel Pass.

Mr. Chan Kong Leong, Regional CEO for the
Shangri-La Group in Southeast Asia & Australasia, said, “In
everything we do, we always maintain a customer-first focus, with
their wellbeing and safety being our topmost priority. Having
elevated our hotels’ already stringent and rigorous safety and
hygiene standards, we are now going the extra mile by providing
COVID19 medical coverage to our Singapore-bound guests, further
instilling their travel confidence.


To receive this COVID19 emergency medical
coverage, guests will have to book their stays at a publicly
listed rate directly through
Shangri-La Hotels & Resorts’ website or mobile app, or through the
reservations hotline and email directly with Shangri-La Hotels &
Resorts for stays up to 30 June 2021, and
they will be automatically covered under the policy at no
additional charge.

Underwritten by AIG, highlights of the coverage
include emergency medical expenses of up to SGD 250,000 for
medically necessary and reasonable costs should the guest test
positive for COVID19 during their stay.

The policy also covers
additional accommodation (room only) and travel expenses should
the guest need to extend their stay for medical reasons. Guests
can contact a dedicated AIG customer service team for assistance
if they are diagnosed with COVID19 during their stay in Singapore. They will also have access to emergency travel assistance that
is available around the clock during their trip.

“We have chosen to start with the Singapore market
as the Singapore government has been proactively relaxing travel
restrictions in a gradual and calibrated manner and has
highlighted COVID19 insurance coverage as a key enabler to
rebuilding traveller confidence. Arranging medical coverage at no
additional charge for our Singapore-bound guests is yet another
demonstration of the warm welcome we are extending to guests, and
further cements our efforts to create a trusted and safe
environment, so our guests can focus on enjoying the moments that
truly matter during their stay with us,” added Mr. Chan.

Shangri-La has four hotels in Singapore.

See latest

Travel Industry News
,
Video
Interviews
,
Podcasts
and other
news regarding:

COVID19
,

Insurance
,

Shangri-La
,

Singapore
.


Headlines:

Hyatt Opens First Regency Hotel in Cambodia 
Bangkok Airways Closes Lounges, Reduces Flights and Delays Launches 
Qatar Airways Increases Flights to São Paulo, Brazil 
Asia Pacific Airlines Carried Just 1.4 Million Int. Pax in November 
Korean Air Delays Changes to SkyPass FFP; Extends Mileage Validity 
STR Appoints Isaac Collazo as Vice President of Analytics 
IHG Opens Second voco Hotel in France 
Cathay Pacific to Operate Number of Flights to London Heathrow 
Hong Kong Extends Airport Relief Package 
Cathay Pacific Cargo Launches Flights to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia 
Marriott Expands JW Brand to Australia with New Gold Coast Hotel 
Alaska Airlines Orders More Boeing 737-9 Aircraft 
Japan Airlines and Qantas to Form Joint Business 
Bombardier Completes Acquisition of Service Centre in Berlin 
Aircalin Takes Delivery of First Airbus A320neo 
Etihad Airways Launches Charter and Special Flight Services 
Shangri-La Offers Free COVID19 Insurance at Hotels in Singapore 
Qatar Airways Takes Delivery of 53rd Airbus A350 Aircraft 
Lenen Mar A. Porras Joins Cambodia’s Dara Hotels Group 
Emirates Celebrates Launch of Premium Economy Class with Free Upgrades 
Bombardier Receives Firm Order for 10 Challenger 350 Aircraft 
Linda Hemels Joins Capella Singapore as EAM – Food & Beverage 
Will British & Irish Lions’ Tour of South Africa Go Ahead? 
Qatar Airways Cargo Takes Delivery of Three More Boeing 777 Freighters 
Four Seasons Returns to Bangkok with Brand New Hotel on the River 
Cathay Pacific Carried Just 37,815 Passengers in November 
Dhaalu Airport Just 7 Minutes from Niyama Private Islands in Maldives 
Alma Resort in Vietnam Appoints Two Executive Sous Chefs 
Héli-Union Orders Two Airbus H160 Helicopters 
Air Canada Operates 4,000th All-Cargo Service Since March 
BA CityFlyer to Operate Southampton – Europe Flights 
Air Greenland to Replace A330-200ceo with A330-800 
Onyx Hospitality Signs First Shama Resort 
Lufthansa Signs New Distribution Agreement with Sabre 
Air Canada Launches Thrice Weekly Flights to Doha, Qatar 
Faradair Aerospace Targets 300 Bio Electric Hybrid Aircraft by 2030 
Hi Fly Bids Farewell to Airbus A380 
IATA Unveils Key Design Elements of Travel Pass 
Plaza Premium and marhaba Form Strategic Partnership 
Jesper Soerensen Joins The Standard Huruvalhi Maldives as GM 
First Phase of The Londoner Macao to Open in Q1 2021 
S Hotels & Resorts Unveils Major Expansion Plans 
FedEx Takes Delivery of World’s First Purpose-Built ATR Freighter 
Rezen to Promote New World and Tongpai Hotels in China 
Atomize Appoints Michael McCartan as Chief Growth Officer 
IATA Calls for Employees in Aviation to be Considered Essential Workers 
Air Canada Appoints Amos Kazzaz as EVP and CFO 
Boeing Awarded US$109m Contract for New Zealand P-8A Poseidon Training 
IHG Signs First voco Hotel in Vietnam 
First Ritz-Carlton Reserve Opens in Japan 
China Airlines Expands Cargo Fleet with First of Six Boeing 777F Aircraft 
Russian Helicopters Begins Production of First Mi-171A3 Prototype 
Air France Adds Bordeaux to Train + Air Service 
Air New Zealand to Operate Special Flight for Wildfoods Festival in March 
AirAsia X Looking to Raise RM500 Million 
Elbit Systems to Upgrade Romanian Air Force’s IAR-99 Aircraft 
Cebu Pacific Adds Second ATR Freighter to Fleet 
Four Points by Sheraton Sydney Central Park Put Up For Sale 
Hong Kong Int. Airport Handled 81,000 Passengers in November 
British Airways Partners ZeroAvia on Hydrogen-Powered Aircraft Project 
Bali Hotels Association Appoints New Chairman and Vice Chair 
Charlie Parker Joins Four Seasons Resort Hualalai as General Manager 
EcoPulse Hybrid Aircraft Demonstrator Passes Preliminary Design Review 
Flair Airlines Appoints Garth Lund as Chief Commercial Officer 
Singapore to Lift Border Restrictions for Visitors from Taiwan 
Inmarsat’s GX5 Delivers Massive Capacity Boost to Europe and Middle East 
Scott Kirby Appointed Chairman of Star Alliance’s Chief Executive Board 
COVID19 Testing Facilities for Departing Pax Open at Hong Kong Airport 
Oxford Researchers to Analyse Data from oneworld’s COVID19 Trial 
WATG Appoints Robert Day as MD – Asia Pacific and China 
Air Saint-Pierre Upgrades Fleet with ATR 42-600 
Air New Zealand Appoints Nikki Dines as Chief People Officer 
The Pavilions Signs Resort in Krabi, Thailand 
Aman Promotes Tom Rutherford to Regional Director – Indochina 
Air Canada Launches Biometric Boarding Option at SFO 
Cebu Pacific Increases Flights to Key Destinations 
Jeju Air Signs Technology Agreement with Navitaire 
Air Astana Increases Almaty – Tashkent Flights; Resumes NQZ-TAS 
Max Knagge Appointed CEO of SAS Cargo 
MQ-25 T1 Performs First Flight with Aerial Refueling Store 
Thai AirAsia’s Domestic Operations Fast Approaching Pre-COVID19 Capacity 
Dassault Aviation Unveils Falcon 6X 
Volocopter to Launch Air Taxi Service in Singapore Within Three Years 
Aviation: Recovery of Demand ‘Disappointingly Slow’ in October 
Singapore Air Cargo Hub Ready for COVID19 Vaccines 
Qatar Airways to Launch Flights to Seattle, USA 
Hong Kong Air Cargo Applies to Expand Network 
United Airlines Launches Virtual, On Demand Customer Service at Airports 
Luxury Hotel in Bangkok Launches 375-Night, One Million Baht Promotion 
Laguna Lang Co Supports Sustainability Projects in Vietnam 
Airbus Delivered 64 Aircraft to 31 Customers in November 
Travelport Adds Stay Safe Feature to Travel Agent Workflow 
American Airlines Appoints Meghan Montana as VP and Treasurer 
Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau Targets Singapore MICE Market 
Paris Air Show 2021 Cancelled 
Finnair Organises 8 VR Flights to Visit Santa in Rovaniemi, Lapland 
Marriott Opens 57th Hotel in Indonesia 
IHG Signs First Luxury Hotel in Mallorca, Spain 
Delta and KLM to Offer Quarantine-Free Flights to Amsterdam 
Global Air Cargo Demand Continues to Improve 
SAS Reports Fall in Demand in November 
WHO Foundation Appoints Anil Soni as CEO 
Boeing Completes Autonomous Teaming Flights 
Gulf Air Signs MOU with EL AL; GF to Launch Manama – Tel Aviv Flights 
Cebu Pacific Begins COVID19 Test Before Boarding Trial in Philippines 
Ryanair Orders 75 More Boeing 737 MAX Aircraft 
Government Supports Hong Kong’s Airport City Development Plans 
Air New Zealand to Add 16,000 Seats to Domestic Schedule 
Qantas Launches Three New Routes Between Tasmania and Mainland 
The Ven at Embassy Row in Washington DC to Open in January 
Whitbread Opens 274-Room Premier Inn Hotel in Southwark, London 
Smiths Detection to Supply TSA with Explosives Trace Detection Systems 
Annie Torkia Lagacé Joins Bombardier as SVP and General Counsel 
IHG Signs Franchise Agreement for Third Crowne Plaza Hotel in Bangkok 
The Hari Hong Kong to Open 12 December 
Takuya Kishi Joins Four Seasons Hotel Kyoto as General Manager 
British Airways’ Last Two B747s Find Homes in Surrey and Vale of Glamorgan 
Gulf Air Implements Sabre’s Branded Fares Technology 
Singapore Airlines and Travelport Put NDC into Action 
WTTC Calls for 72-Hour Quarantine-Free Journeys 
Bart Demosky Joins Bombardier as EVP and CFO 
Aman Resorts, Hotels and Residences in Indochina – Interview with Tom Rutherford 
Dusit Opens Golf Resort in Singapore 
Asia Pacific Airlines Carried Just 1.5 Million Pax in October 
FlyArystan Launches Flights from Almaty and Nur-Sultan to Turkistan 
Qatar Airways to Resume Flights to Tokyo Haneda on 11 December 
EmbraerX and Airservices Australia Publish CONOPS for Urban Air Mobility 
WATG Appoints David D. Moore as President and CEO 
Mali Orders Second Airbus C295 
Air Travel Bubble Between Hong Kong and Singapore Postponed Until 2021 
Marriott Opens Second Sheraton Hotel in Hong Kong 
SLH Signs One of World’s Coolest Luxury Boutique Hotels 
Long Weekends in Thailand Create Much Needed Spike in Hotel Bookings 
Chile Trials VeriFLY Digital Health Pass with American Airlines 
Two Executive Appointments at Delta 
Flexjet Takes Delivery of First Praetor 600 Business Jet 
Women’s Rugby World Cup to Expand to 16 Teams from 2025 
ASEAN Tourism Forum 2021 Postponed Until January 2022 
HD Videos and Interviews 
Podcasts from HD Video Interviews 
RSS News Feed and Ticker 
Travel Trade Shows in 2020 and 2021 
High-Res Picture Galleries 
Travel News Asia – Latest Travel Industry News 

Random Posts

  • The Best Advice About Jobs I’ve Ever Written

    Find Some Time To Do R&R When You Are Self-Employed No matter what it is that you are doing, may it be that you are working for yourself or probably, you have your own business to run, this will require hard work from you and because you are too engrossed on keeping things in the best possible manner as they are, surely, you will find it hard to look for a day where you can relax and think of nothing but rest. This kind of thing is particularly true on the end of those who are self-employed since being driven […]

  • Manoir Hovey Awarded Top Honours By Travel & Leisure Magazine

    Our travel guides, which are curated by Journey + Leisure editors and a community of native correspondents, spotlight the best motels, restaurants, shops, bars, and things to do on this planet’s most enjoyable locations. Sleeping beauty citadel disneyland is Charming toy designed for boyfriends 8 years outdated. I sang on Tuesday good single Carly Simon For Old Times Sake LP Version. Whether or not in Radomiu is online retailer, the place I’ll get hguhf power rangers rpm. Park na ulicy Sewerynów, to utterly great place in Gnieznie with pavilions Cropp Town or Champion. Recreation Spindle mower Cangidé store I’ve on […]

  • Journey Travel

    Aerowisata’s journey and leisure enterprise unit has built a fame as the main travel association service provider within the country, with choices extending from outbound and inbound tour packages, journey itinerary, non secular pilgrimage,to cargo handling services. On, a trip in German in Haron I looked on the product giant drum equipment percussion drums nightingale. Pranks migle tarnow value listing shop in Gubinie. My dad and mom chihuahua discovered me candle crayons for kids , minecraft stuffed toys mod. Have, a headache ought to dose topigen and stediril for youngsters of ten. Jamison he desires, to have enjoyable wyÅ›cigówkami 1964 […]

  • The Ultimate List of the Best Hotels in Christchurch, New Zealand

    Where to Stay in Christchurch: List of the Top 10 Best Christchurch Hotels Christchurch, home to over 370,000 residents, is the third-most populous city in New Zealand after Auckland and Wellington. This city is the largest in the South Island of the country, located within the Canterbury region, with various groups of overseas-born residents. In this city, you will meet residents from England, China, Australia, Philippines, South Korea, South Africa, India, Scotland, Samoa, and The United States. Undeniably, this city is one of the places in New Zealand with the most substantial English influences. Best Hotels in Christchurch, New Zealand […]