Carrie Lam says a plan to require the vaccination of incoming domestic helpers has been put on hold. Photo: Felix Wong Carrie Lam says a plan to require the vaccination of incoming domestic helpers has been put on hold. Photo: Felix Wong
Carrie Lam says a plan to require the vaccination of incoming domestic helpers has been put on hold. Photo: Felix Wong

Coronavirus: Carrie Lam puts brakes on Hong Kong’s new helper vaccine policy amid firestorm of criticism

  • City leader has asked labour secretary to review scheme and hold discussions with consulates from countries that provide most domestic workers
  • Chief executive also says authorities are reviewing whether full vaccination should play a role in determining mandatory quarantine lengths

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Carrie Lam says a plan to require the vaccination of incoming domestic helpers has been put on hold. Photo: Felix Wong Carrie Lam says a plan to require the vaccination of incoming domestic helpers has been put on hold. Photo: Felix Wong
Carrie Lam says a plan to require the vaccination of incoming domestic helpers has been put on hold. Photo: Felix Wong
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