Hong Kong unveils further steps to curb Covid-19 spread, boost vaccinations | Malay Mail

Hong Kong unveils further steps to curb Covid-19 spread, boost vaccinations | Malay Mail

11/1/2022 11:41:00 AM

Hong Kong unveils further steps to curb Covid-19 spread, boost vaccinations | Malay Mail

HONG KONG, Jan 11 — Hong Kong will shut kindergartens and primary schools and start offering Covid-19 vaccines for children from the age of five, the city’s leader said today, as the financial hub grapples with an increase in coronavirus infections. Certain passengers meanwhile will be banned...

channel for the latest updates.HONG KONG, Jan 11 — Hong Kong will shut kindergartens and primary schools and start offering Covid-19 vaccines for children from the age of five, the city’s leader said today, as the financial hub grapples with an increase in coronavirus infections.

Certain passengers meanwhile will be banned from transiting through Hong Kong for a month, Bloomberg News reported, citing unnamed people familiar with the matter.It comes as the Chinese-ruled city has seen some local transmissions of the Omicron coronavirus variant after three months of no local coronavirus cases at the end of last year.

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