420,000 Hongkongers sign up for community Covid-19 tests; democrats urge boycott as Beijing slams ‘smears’

An alliance of health care workers, district councillors and pro-democracy activists urged citizens to boycott Hong Kong’s universal voluntary Covid-19 testing scheme on Sunday. The scheme, officially known as the Universal Community Testing Program (UCTP), saw 420,000 people sign up over the weekend and is set to begin on Tuesday. The Hospital Authority’s Employees Alliance […]