Ong Ye Kung says S’pore-Hong Kong air travel bubble deferred by 2 weeks; Hours after CAAS announce to proceed as planned


Source: onlinecitizenasia.com

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The Singapore-Hong Kong air travel bubble (ATB) has been deferred for two weeks, following a spike in the number of COVID-19 infections in Hong Kong, said Transport Minister Ong Ye Kung on Saturday (21 Nov). Just earlier this morning, the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS) announced that the travel arrangement between both cities will proceed as planned on Sunday (22 Nov), with condition that travellers from Hong Kong must take a COVID-19 test upon arriving in Singapore. This is despite Hong Kong had confirmed 26 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday (20 Nov), which its Health Secretary Professor Sophia...