Hong Kong extends ban till April 23

Hong Kong extends ban till April 23

Agency News

Hong Kong said restrictions including a ban on public gatherings of more than four people extended till April 23, according to a Reuters report.

The closures of some bars would also be extended until April 23. It said the number of cases in the city spiked more than two-fold in the past two weeks to 936, making the extension necessary, the report said.

It also extended indefinitely a two-week closure of its airport to foreign visitors.