Hong Kong’s Silka Tsuen Wan, designated for the quarantining of domestic workers arriving in the city, is fully booked for September. Photo: Nora Tam Hong Kong’s Silka Tsuen Wan, designated for the quarantining of domestic workers arriving in the city, is fully booked for September. Photo: Nora Tam
Hong Kong’s Silka Tsuen Wan, designated for the quarantining of domestic workers arriving in the city, is fully booked for September. Photo: Nora Tam

Coronavirus: lone Hong Kong quarantine hotel for helpers from Philippines, Indonesia fully booked in under 24 hours

  • Silka Tsuen Wan has no available rooms until October, but labour minister says government hopes to have second hotel option soon
  • Vaccinations expert Professor Ivan Hung, meanwhile, encourages city’s elderly to choose BioNTech vaccine based on data from jabs programme to date

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Hong Kong’s Silka Tsuen Wan, designated for the quarantining of domestic workers arriving in the city, is fully booked for September. Photo: Nora Tam Hong Kong’s Silka Tsuen Wan, designated for the quarantining of domestic workers arriving in the city, is fully booked for September. Photo: Nora Tam
Hong Kong’s Silka Tsuen Wan, designated for the quarantining of domestic workers arriving in the city, is fully booked for September. Photo: Nora Tam
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