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Coronavirus: Hong Kong expert suggests easing Covid-19 rules for schools based on pupil vaccination rates

Hong Kong schools should be allowed to run full-day sessions and even relax mask-wearing requirements if enough of their pupils are vaccinated once the city’s Covid-19 inoculation programme is extended to those aged under 16, a leading health expert has said.Professor Lau Yu-lung, who chairs the government’s scientific committee on vaccine preventable diseases, also urged schools to bolster confidence in the jabs scheme by encouraging students to discuss the benefits of immunisation among…

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