Customers drink at the Centre Stage bar in Wan Chai following the Covid-19 outbreak. Photo: Sam Tsang Customers drink at the Centre Stage bar in Wan Chai following the Covid-19 outbreak. Photo: Sam Tsang
Customers drink at the Centre Stage bar in Wan Chai following the Covid-19 outbreak. Photo: Sam Tsang

Coronavirus: Hong Kong cabinet to rethink strategy for combating outbreak as cases jump by 43

  • Top advisers to chief executive will meet on Friday to consider dropping controversial proposal banning alcohol sales in favour of other measures
  • The new steps, which may come as soon as this weekend, would follow a dramatic rise in local transmissions tied to network of musicians who play across the city

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Customers drink at the Centre Stage bar in Wan Chai following the Covid-19 outbreak. Photo: Sam Tsang Customers drink at the Centre Stage bar in Wan Chai following the Covid-19 outbreak. Photo: Sam Tsang
Customers drink at the Centre Stage bar in Wan Chai following the Covid-19 outbreak. Photo: Sam Tsang
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