First detected in Hubei, China, millions globally have now been infected with Covid-19. Governments have battled to keep the pandemic under control as the death toll from the SARS-like disease spirals.
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Covid-19: Hong Kong to allow 30-person local tourism groups, but four-person gathering limit remains
Hong Kong is set to allow 30-person local tourism groups, amid a decline in cases of Covid-19 – however, social distancing measures banning gatherings of more than four people will remain in force. Local tours consisting of no more than 30 people – including staffers – will be permitted from Friday onwards. Agencies are required […]
In Pictures: Why are Hong Kong’s beaches still closed? Shek O businesses decry continuing Covid shutdown
Shek O, one of the most popular beaches at the far east end of Hong Kong Island, appears to be unusually quiet at the end of the 2020 summer season. Parking spaces are readily available, there are no queues for the minibus, and the picturesque shore-front alleyways are quiet. Only a few couples in wedding […]