The news of Manila’s lockdown has triggered fears among Hong Kong’s 240,000 Filipinos. Photo: Edward Wong The news of Manila’s lockdown has triggered fears among Hong Kong’s 240,000 Filipinos. Photo: Edward Wong
The news of Manila’s lockdown has triggered fears among Hong Kong’s 240,000 Filipinos. Photo: Edward Wong

Coronavirus: Manila lockdown sparks fears among Filipino domestic helpers in Hong Kong

  • Manila’s new measures to fight the spread of Covid-19 include putting 12 million people in the capital region under lockdown from Sunday
  • Some are concerned about the safety of their relatives in the Philippines as well as about the quarantine measures they may face if they return home

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
The news of Manila’s lockdown has triggered fears among Hong Kong’s 240,000 Filipinos. Photo: Edward Wong The news of Manila’s lockdown has triggered fears among Hong Kong’s 240,000 Filipinos. Photo: Edward Wong
The news of Manila’s lockdown has triggered fears among Hong Kong’s 240,000 Filipinos. Photo: Edward Wong
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