Staff at a deserted Hong Kong International Airport amid the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Nora Tam
Covid-19 cabin fever? For safety-minded Hong Kong, travel bubbles might still be months away
Hong Kong was moving forward with travel bubble arrangements before the third wave of infection hit. Ironically, the cautiousness that has made Asia successful in the Covid-19 battle may keep the region from easily forming air bridges
Bernard Charnwut Chan, born in 1965, is a Hong Kong politician and businessman. He is the grandson of Chin Sophonpanich, the late founder of Bangkok Bank. He is currently convenor of Hong Kong's Executive Council.