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Coronavirus: Carrie Lam puts brakes on Hong Kong’s new helper vaccine policy amid firestorm of criticism

Hong Kong’s leader has suspended a controversial new policy that would have forced all foreign domestic workers to be vaccinated against Covid-19 before their contracts could be renewed, amid a diplomatic backlash and complaints of discrimination.Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor on Tuesday said the policy would be reviewed, while health authorities would also look into whether the 21-day mandatory quarantine for residents of any building where mutated strains of the coronavirus were…

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