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Coronavirus: leaders from Hong Kong’s battered tourism sector urge people to get vaccinated so travel can resume

Tourism industry leaders have urged Hong Kong residents to get vaccinated for Covid-19 to help resume travel as arrivals to the city plunged nearly 100 per cent year on year in the first four months of 2021.The Hong Kong Tourism Board, airlines and travel agents made the appeal on Tuesday with the city’s inoculation rate remaining under 16 per cent, far below the target of 70 per cent needed to achieve herd immunity.With the tourism sector remaining in the doldrums, the board revealed that…

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