Travel security alert to Nepal


2015-04-26 00:00
Source : Tourism Crisis Management Office
 
Given the earthquake situation occurred in Nepal, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs issued a travel security alert to Chinese nationals. Following is the translated version of the full text:
 
"On April 25, an earthquake of magnitude 8.1 occurred in Nepal resulting in many collapsed buildings, disrupted communications, and causing many deaths and casualties.
Given the danger of possible aftershocks, inaccessible transportation, and shortage of resources, the Center for Consular Protection of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs reminds Chinese citizens not to travel during this period to Nepal. Chinese citizens already in Nepal should strengthen security precautions to protect their personal safety and in case of emergency contact the Embassy for assistance.
 
Embassy of China in Nepal for Consular Protection and Assistance: 00977-9801037888;
Embassy of China in Nepal - Duty Officer mobile phone: 00977-9801029888;
Global Emergency Call Center for Consular Protection and Services of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of China: +86-10-12308 / +86-10-59913991."
 
The Tourism Crisis Management Office (GGCT) alerts Macao residents not to travel during this recent period to Nepal. Until the present moment, GGCT has not received any request for information or assistance.
 
If necessary, Macao residents can call the 24-hour Tourism Hotline (853) 28333000, the Chinese Embassy and consulates or the Consular Global Emergency Call Center for Consular Protection and Services of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs 24-hour hotline for assistance.
 
 
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