Residents arriving from countries in the enhanced-measures category must spend a week at the Penny Bay’s facility on Lantau Island. Photo: Nora Tam
Residents arriving from countries in the enhanced-measures category must spend a week at the Penny Bay’s facility on Lantau Island. Photo: Nora Tam

Omicron variant: Britain set to be added to Hong Kong’s list of highest-risk countries

  • Source says Britain will be moved to enhanced-measures category where arrivals must spend one week in Penny’s Bay Quarantine Centre, and then 14 days in hotel
  • Expected tightening comes as health authorities confirm two more Omicron cases, involving a man and a woman who arrived together from the UK on Friday

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Residents arriving from countries in the enhanced-measures category must spend a week at the Penny Bay’s facility on Lantau Island. Photo: Nora Tam
Residents arriving from countries in the enhanced-measures category must spend a week at the Penny Bay’s facility on Lantau Island. Photo: Nora Tam
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