Hong Kong has mostly been closed off to the world for more than two years. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Hong Kong has mostly been closed off to the world for more than two years. Photo: K. Y. Cheng

Coronavirus: Beijing backs Hong Kong leader’s changes to travel rules, says opening up to nation and rest of world can happen at same time

  • Huang Liuquan, deputy director of State Council’s Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office, recognises recent change as improvements
  • Analysts say endorsement signals Beijing is giving Hong Kong leader leeway to chart his own course in tackling infections

Hong Kong has mostly been closed off to the world for more than two years. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Hong Kong has mostly been closed off to the world for more than two years. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
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