Upon arrival at Muscat Airport crew members have to conduct PCR test and wait in a hotel for one day to obtain results, if results negative the crew member can join the vessel, otherwise a 14-days quarantine in a hotel is required until results are negative.
As of the 6th of February, there are 29,295 confirmed COVID-19 cases in Ivory Coast with 160 deaths. A Health State of Emergency was re-issued on 21st January through 28th February calling for stronger enforcement of protective health measures.
New joiners shall get PCR test at least 72 hours before vessel departure time at the joining port (All countries, NO exception). Immigration office prohibits disembarking of all crew/passenger who have travelled to Wuhan, China in the past 14 days.