Coronavirus: Hong Kong schools call for clear guidelines on handling students with amber health code under coming new quarantine rule


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Some Hong Kong schools are calling for clear guidelines on handling students under home medical surveillance ahead of a new Covid-19 policy to take effect on Friday. The concern on Thursday centred on new quarantine rules for overseas arrivals, which will limit the movements of travellers after their three-day hotel isolation. Health authorities have not specified how schools and employers should treat students and workers who are among returning travellers assigned an amber health code under the new system. Such people are restricted from visiting restaurants and high-risk places. Dion Chen, chairman of the Hong Kong Direct Subsidy Schools Council,...