A Beijing resident gets tested for Covid-19 on May 23. Photo: Simon Song
A Beijing resident gets tested for Covid-19 on May 23. Photo: Simon Song

China’s online maps dotted with Covid-testing booths as testing becomes routine under zero-Covid strategy

  • Online map services of Alibaba, Baidu and Tencent now contain the locations of Covid-19 testing booths in major cities such as Shenzhen
  • The Chinese government has been heavily reliant on digital screening and tracking since 2020 to control the transmission of the coronavirus

A Beijing resident gets tested for Covid-19 on May 23. Photo: Simon Song
A Beijing resident gets tested for Covid-19 on May 23. Photo: Simon Song
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