New govt to attempt to shorten hotel quarantine period to 5 days or less for overseas arrivals

Lo Chung-mau

24th June 2022 – (Hong Kong) The new Secretary for Health, Lo Chung-mau who will assume office on 1st July said during an interview on a radio program today that the new government will attempt to shorten the hotel quarantine period to five days or less for passengers arriving from overseas under a closed-loop journey together with a home quarantine. Arriving passengers must specific their destinations in their itinerary before returning to Hong Kong.

Meanwhile, the Hong Kong government will continue to work with the Central government to align the COVID-19 policies of both Hong Kong and mainland before border reopening with relaxed measures can resume.