A traveller wearing a protective mask walks through the arrivals hall at Hong Kong International Airport in Hong Kong in March 2020. Photo: Bloomberg A traveller wearing a protective mask walks through the arrivals hall at Hong Kong International Airport in Hong Kong in March 2020. Photo: Bloomberg
A traveller wearing a protective mask walks through the arrivals hall at Hong Kong International Airport in Hong Kong in March 2020. Photo: Bloomberg

Coronavirus quarantine waiver: Hong Kong will need weeks to process hundreds of applications, but the plan is ongoing

  • Hundreds of waiver applications have been filed, requiring time for regulators overseeing those sectors to process, according to people familiar with the matter
  • The exemptions are not on hold, one person said

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A traveller wearing a protective mask walks through the arrivals hall at Hong Kong International Airport in Hong Kong in March 2020. Photo: Bloomberg A traveller wearing a protective mask walks through the arrivals hall at Hong Kong International Airport in Hong Kong in March 2020. Photo: Bloomberg
A traveller wearing a protective mask walks through the arrivals hall at Hong Kong International Airport in Hong Kong in March 2020. Photo: Bloomberg
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