Hong Kong is tightening the cap on group sizes in restaurants, doing away with a previous exception for certain premises. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Hong Kong is tightening the cap on group sizes in restaurants, doing away with a previous exception for certain premises. Photo: K. Y. Cheng

Coronavirus: Hong Kong confirms over 7,500 new cases, vaccine pass to launch in days as residents urged to stay home

  • The vaccine pass scheme, under which residents will be required to show proof of inoculation when entering certain venues, will take effect on Thursday
  • Another 16 deaths reported, including that of an 11-month-old baby, the city’s youngest coronavirus-related fatality

Hong Kong is tightening the cap on group sizes in restaurants, doing away with a previous exception for certain premises. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Hong Kong is tightening the cap on group sizes in restaurants, doing away with a previous exception for certain premises. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
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