Outbound travellers wait to be screened for Covid-19 at the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge. Photo: Felix Wong
Outbound travellers wait to be screened for Covid-19 at the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge. Photo: Felix Wong

Coronavirus: Hong Kong proposes closed-loop border reopening with mainland China, under which residents quarantine locally before crossing over; 2,945 cases logged

  • New health minister Lo Chung-mau also says he will not rule out home quarantine for overseas arrivals, but only if this is supported by evidence
  • He says prediction that city’s daily Covid caseload could top 6,000 in two weeks is ‘reasonable’ and will mark a ‘rebound in fifth wave’

Outbound travellers wait to be screened for Covid-19 at the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge. Photo: Felix Wong
Outbound travellers wait to be screened for Covid-19 at the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau Bridge. Photo: Felix Wong
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