Hong Kong tightens COVID-19 rules as cases hit record high – National | Globalnews.ca


Hong Kong on Saturday reported its every day file of confirmed COVID-19 circumstances, at 1,514.

Town is combating the worst outbreak of the pandemic because it tries to implement China’s zero-tolerance technique utilizing a compulsory quarantine for all vacationers and mass testing.

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Hong Kong imposed new restriction this week, limiting in-person gatherings to not more than two households. It plans to permit solely vaccinated individuals in buying malls and supermarkets. Locations of worship, hair salons and different companies have been ordered to shut.


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Beijing officers and Chinese language state media warned Hong Kong in opposition to loosening any of the measures, saying that adopting a “dwelling with the virus” coverage would overwhelm its medical methods.

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Hong Kong residents have been dashing to grocery tales to top off on greens and get haircuts. Authorities have imposed lockdowns on residential buildings wherever clusters of infections are recognized, and had already banned public eating after 6 p.m.

Hong Kong has totally vaccinated 73% of its eligible inhabitants. The quantity doesn’t embody youngsters.


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