“We also need to weigh the risks with the economic activity and social life of (people living in) Hong Kong,” Lee added. “(The information) provides us with evidence that the risk of those who have completed three days of quarantine in the designated hotel
During the week of surveillance and quarantine, travellers must take a regular test for COVID-19, and those infected are required to remain in the isolation.
People who are negative for the test can access public transportation and visit markets and malls, however, they aren’t allowed to enter bars or amusement parks. They also can’t visit schools, elderly homes or specific medical establishments.
mechanism to stop flights by certain airlines to Hong Kong if they bring in excessive COVID-19 cases. The measures have ruined the city’s tourism industry and caused disruption to the flow of business travellers in this city that is known as a global financial and business centre.