Mandatory health reporting mechanisms are being unheeded by residents returning to the city, a top Hong Kong microbiologist warned on March 16. Photo: Winson Wong

Coronavirus: Hong Kong considers ramping up travel restrictions and placing all arrivals in quarantine to tackle wave of imported cases

  • Top infectious disease experts call for tougher measures, including banning non-residents flying in from countries the city has issued red travel alerts for
  • Government says it will start charging people arriving from mainland China HK$200 a day for bed and board in quarantine facilities so system will not be abused
Topic |   Coronavirus outbreak
Mandatory health reporting mechanisms are being unheeded by residents returning to the city, a top Hong Kong microbiologist warned on March 16. Photo: Winson Wong
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