Cathay Pacific CEO calls for Hong Kong to adopt faster Covid-19 testing method in bid to kick-start planned travel bubbles

Cathay Pacific CEO calls for Hong Kong to adopt faster Covid-19 testing method in bid to kick-start planned travel bubbles

Augustus Tang Kin-wing, CEO of Cathay Pacific, sees travel bubbles as the solution to an aviation industry battered by Covid-19. Photo: Dickson LeeAugustus Tang Kin-wing, CEO of Cathay Pacific, sees travel bubbles as the solution to an aviation industry battered by Covid-19. Photo: Dickson Lee

Augustus Tang Kin-wing, CEO of Cathay Pacific, sees travel bubbles as the solution to an aviation industry battered by Covid-19. Photo: Dickson Lee

  • The antigen test, also backed by a member of Carrie Lam’s cabinet, produces results within 15 minutes, though some have questioned its reliability
  • ‘We should be working on [making] travel bubbles happen,’ Cathay’s Augustus Tang says, adding some form of quarantine may still be necessary initially

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Coronavirus pandemic

Danny Lee

Updated: 10:47am, 28 Sep, 2020

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