Coronavirus: Beijing tells Hong Kong to strengthen quarantine, testing policies to secure border reopening

Published Sep 27 2021 at 2:41 PM GMT
  • Hong Kong must strengthen coronavirus controls in areas such as testing and quarantine before the border with mainland China can reopen, the city’s deputy leader has said after meeting Beijing officials.
  • Chief Secretary John Lee Ka-chiu said on Monday that both sides were positive about the prospect of reviving cross-border travel during “constructive” talks in Shenzhen over the weekend.
  • He identified three areas of improvement in Hong Kong’s anti-pandemic strategy to pave the way for further….



  • Published Sep 27, 2021 2:41 PM GMT