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Coronavirus: Hongkongers aren’t rushing for vaccines, and that means herd immunity could be another 300 days away, experts say

Hong Kong might need another 300 days before achieving herd immunity against Covid-19, government medical advisers and experts estimate, with the coronavirus vaccination rate remaining low.But experts also said that looking at the experience overseas, there was a chance social-distancing rules could be further relaxed when 30 to 50 per cent of the city’s population had received a shot.Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor got the ball rolling on vaccines a month ago, receiving her first…

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