July 31, 2021


World News

Beaches, swimming pools reopen as COVID infections come down

Some of Hong Kong’s beaches and swimming pools reopened on Friday following months-long closures after the government eased COVID restrictions.

It comes as the city reported decreasing infection numbers with seven new coronavirus cases confirmed on Tuesday

According to the updated rules, beachgoers have to wear masks at all times. Gatherings of more than four people are not allowed.

In swimming pools the number of visitors is limited to 30 percent of the original capacity.