Beautician Chu Ching-chun (left) sobs as she speaks about the financial stress she is under. Photo: Handout Beautician Chu Ching-chun (left) sobs as she speaks about the financial stress she is under. Photo: Handout
Beautician Chu Ching-chun (left) sobs as she speaks about the financial stress she is under. Photo: Handout

Coronavirus pandemic

Coronavirus: Hong Kong salon operators, bars plead for shutdown to end, warning workers’ livelihoods have been ruined

  • With about 10,000 nail salons and beauty centres across the city, as many as 56,000 workers are suffering severe financial strain because of closures
  • Fourth wave of Covid-19 cases means such businesses, entertainment venues, bars and pubs have been forced to close until at least January 6

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Beautician Chu Ching-chun (left) sobs as she speaks about the financial stress she is under. Photo: Handout Beautician Chu Ching-chun (left) sobs as she speaks about the financial stress she is under. Photo: Handout
Beautician Chu Ching-chun (left) sobs as she speaks about the financial stress she is under. Photo: Handout
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