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Hong Kong coronavirus quarantine: number of rooms, time in isolation for helpers not changing, labour minister says

Hong Kong authorities have no plans to increase the number of coveted quarantine places for foreign domestic helpers, or to lengthen their isolation periods despite a worsening pandemic in the Philippines, the city’s labour minister has said.Secretary for Labour and Welfare Law Chi-kwong’s defence of government policy followed criticisms from employment agency bosses that the daily supply of 65 rooms was far from enough to accommodate the local need for domestic helpers.Writing in his blog on…

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