A health worker takes a swab sample at a testing site in Beijing. Authorities are taking no chances in the lead-up to the Winter Games in February. Photo: AFP
A health worker takes a swab sample at a testing site in Beijing. Authorities are taking no chances in the lead-up to the Winter Games in February. Photo: AFP

Coronavirus: China tightens entry rules for Beijing ahead of Winter Olympics

  • All visitors must show a negative Covid-19 test result from the past 48 hours, while flights to the city have been cancelled or limited
  • Case numbers in China remain lower than in most countries, with eight domestic infections recorded on Tuesday

Topic |   Coronavirus China
A health worker takes a swab sample at a testing site in Beijing. Authorities are taking no chances in the lead-up to the Winter Games in February. Photo: AFP
A health worker takes a swab sample at a testing site in Beijing. Authorities are taking no chances in the lead-up to the Winter Games in February. Photo: AFP
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