Hong Kong bans all non-resident arrivals over virus

Published March 23, 2020, 12:00 AM

by manilabulletin_admin

By Agence France-Presse 

Hong Kong will ban all non-residents from entering the financial hub from Wednesday, its leader said Monday, as it tries to halt a recent spike in virus infections from people returning from abroad.

Hong Kong chief executive Carrie Lam (REUTERS/Marko Djurica / MANILA BULLETIN)
Hong Kong chief executive Carrie Lam (REUTERS/Marko Djurica / MANILA BULLETIN FILE PHOTO)

“From midnight of March 25, all non-Hong Kong residents flying in from overseas will not be allowed into the city,” Chief Executive Carrie Lam said, adding the order would be in place for at least two weeks.

 
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