Hong Kong Disneyland Is To Re-close After COVID-19 Cases Increase

Reports are stating that Disneyland in Hong Kong which only reopened on 18 June will be closed again due to another outbreak of COVID-19.

Hong Kong Disneyland

Hong Kong Disneyland ©Disney

From the Hong Kong Free Press “Hong Kong has recorded 52 new coronavirus infections in one of the highest daily jumps since the discovery of multiple community clusters.”

Hong Kong Disneyland will temporarily close from 15th July as required by the government and health authorities.

from Asia Times

Hong Kong Clamps down as Covid case numbers soar

Hong Kong has tightened anti-Covid measures amid a rise in untraceable infections and warnings of a large-scale community outbreak.

From early on Wednesday, 12 types of premise, including karaoke, nightclubs, fitness centers and mahjong parlors, will be shut down, Chief Executive Carrie Lam said on Monday.

Ocean Park and Hong Kong Disneyland will be closed again.

Gatherings of more than four people will be banned in public places, while no more than four people can sit together at a table in restaurants. Currently, up to 50 people are allowed to gather in public.

Restaurants will only be allowed to provide takeaway food between 6pm and 5am, and everyone must wear a mask on public transport or be fined fined HK$5,000 (US$645).

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