China Covid relaxation, Hong Kong stocks rise

Morgan Stanley upgrades China stocks to overweight Strategists at Morgan Stanley have raised its recommendation for Chinese stocks to overweight, according to a Sunday note. The upgrade marks the end…

Hong Kong stocks higher as China encourages elderly vaccination

China announces measures to boost elderly vaccination China’s health authorities released a plan to boost elderly vaccination, according to a notice on the National Health Commission’s website. Hong Kong-listed shares…

In Bid to Show It Is Open, Hong Kong Bends Covid Rules … for Some

Hong Kong is eager to show the world that the city is open for business after years of pandemic restrictions. Officials this week even found themselves willing to bend some…

Hong Kong Government Invalidates More than 20,000 Suspected Fraudulent COVID-19 Vaccination Medical Exemption Certificates from 12 October 2022 | Perspectives & Events

On 27 September 2022, the Hong Kong government announced that the COVID-19 vaccination medical exemption certificates issued by seven private doctors will not be accepted and will be deemed invalid…

Hong Kong will scrap COVID hotel quarantine from Sept. 26

Travellers queue up for shuttle bus to quarantine hotels at the Hong Kong International Airport, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, in Hong Kong, China, August 1, 2022. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu…

Zero-COVID policy has cost Hong Kong its aviation hub status – IATA

A China Eastern Airlines aircraft and Shanghai Airlines aircraft are seen in Hongqiao International Airport in Shanghai, following the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, China June 4, 2020. REUTERS/Aly Song/File Photo…

COVID rules cast clouds over Hong Kong schools

A pedestrian wearing a face mask following the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, walks past a primary school in Hong Kong, China February 23, 2022. REUTERS/Lam Yik Register now for FREE…

Hong Kong relaxes its COVID travel restrictions for outbound passengers

Hong Kong will end temperature checks for some passengers at its international airport, and relax quarantine requirements for local air crews, after some of the city’s most prominent voices called…

Hong Kong businesses see political persecution in COVID controls | Business and Economy

Hong Kong, China – In Hong Kong’s bustling district of Mong Kok, patrons flowed in and out of bars and restaurants over a busy summer weekend recently. But at Shinko, a…

Hong Kong’s New Future as China’s Covid Quarantine Haven

Comment on this story Comment The world has moved on. Many have packed up and left. Those of us still living in Hong Kong seem to fall easily into a…