Coronavirus: China wants permanent quarantine centres built for inbound travellers

Published Oct 01 2021 at 3:16 AM GMT
  • Health authorities have ordered cities in China to build or convert facilities into permanent quarantine centres for overseas arrivals, as Beijing pushes ahead with its zero-tolerance policy on Covid-19.
  • City governments have been told to move away from using hotels for quarantine and instead provide dedicated facilities.
  • There should be 20 quarantine rooms per 10,000 people available by the end of October, according to National Health Commission official Cui Gang.“Centralised quarantine of….



  • Published Oct 1, 2021 3:16 AM GMT