The southern Chinese metropolis of Guangzhou began citywide Covid-19 testing on Wednesday after confirmed cases climbed to 27. Photo: AFP
The southern Chinese metropolis of Guangzhou began citywide Covid-19 testing on Wednesday after confirmed cases climbed to 27. Photo: AFP

Chinese manufacturing hub Guangzhou starts citywide Covid-19 testing

  • Districts warn residents that missed tests could result in ‘a lot of inconvenience’ and ‘legal consequences’ as city faces ‘very critical period’
  • The city’s Haizhu district, a textile and garment industry centre, emerges as hotspot in latest outbreak

The southern Chinese metropolis of Guangzhou began citywide Covid-19 testing on Wednesday after confirmed cases climbed to 27. Photo: AFP
The southern Chinese metropolis of Guangzhou began citywide Covid-19 testing on Wednesday after confirmed cases climbed to 27. Photo: AFP
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