Hong Kong’s tourism industry is one of the sectors worst hit by the pandemic. Photo: Sam Tsang Hong Kong’s tourism industry is one of the sectors worst hit by the pandemic. Photo: Sam Tsang
Hong Kong’s tourism industry is one of the sectors worst hit by the pandemic. Photo: Sam Tsang

Hong Kong-Singapore travel bubble: more affordable Covid-19 tests needed to boost tourism, industry players say

  • Coronavirus PCR tests range between US$39 and more than US$129 in Hong Kong, while similar tests cost about US$221 at Singapore airport
  • If the prices are not lowered, only people with urgent needs will resume travel, and local tourism industry won’t benefit, lawmaker Yiu Si-wing says

Topic |   Hong Kong travel bubble
Hong Kong’s tourism industry is one of the sectors worst hit by the pandemic. Photo: Sam Tsang Hong Kong’s tourism industry is one of the sectors worst hit by the pandemic. Photo: Sam Tsang
Hong Kong’s tourism industry is one of the sectors worst hit by the pandemic. Photo: Sam Tsang
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