The Hong Kong government is preparing to extend its vaccination programme to visitors from mainland China. Photo: Nora Tam The Hong Kong government is preparing to extend its vaccination programme to visitors from mainland China. Photo: Nora Tam
The Hong Kong government is preparing to extend its vaccination programme to visitors from mainland China. Photo: Nora Tam

Coronavirus: Hong Kong to start offering Covid-19 vaccines to visitors from mainland China and asylum seekers already in the city

  • The 40,000 holders of two-way permits, which allow mainlanders to visit Hong Kong, will be eligible to book jab slots
  • With just over 12 per cent fully vaccinated out of a population of 7.5 million, government is also considering extra leave for civil servants who take their shots

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
The Hong Kong government is preparing to extend its vaccination programme to visitors from mainland China. Photo: Nora Tam The Hong Kong government is preparing to extend its vaccination programme to visitors from mainland China. Photo: Nora Tam
The Hong Kong government is preparing to extend its vaccination programme to visitors from mainland China. Photo: Nora Tam
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