Two Cathay staff members, two baggage handlers and a security guard, all working at Hong Kong International Airport have been taken ill in the past eight days. Photo: Bloomberg

Measles outbreak in Hong Kong hits 5-year high, as Cathay employee is one of the latest to go down with highly contagious disease

  • Two more cases reported on Saturday take number of Hongkongers infected to 19
  • But officials say vaccination rates in city mean full-scale outbreak is unlikely
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Two Cathay staff members, two baggage handlers and a security guard, all working at Hong Kong International Airport have been taken ill in the past eight days. Photo: Bloomberg
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