Cyclists pass the Singapore Flyer Ferris Wheel attraction. Photo: AP
Cyclists pass the Singapore Flyer Ferris Wheel attraction. Photo: AP
Donald Low
Opinion

Opinion

Asian Angle by Donald Low

In chasing zero Covid-19 infections, Hong Kong, Singapore, Australia and others have become trapped by their own success

  • As more transmissible variants emerge, places with very low infection levels must consider ever more stringent controls to maintain the status quo
  • A reluctance to accept the virus will become endemic and populations that see no urgency in getting vaccinated mean the early victors may be the last to reopen

Cyclists pass the Singapore Flyer Ferris Wheel attraction. Photo: AP
Cyclists pass the Singapore Flyer Ferris Wheel attraction. Photo: AP
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