May 20, 2021


In light of the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak, we will update you of the COVID-19 situation based on information provided by the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.

Hong Kong has reported 13 cases in the past week (May 13  - May 19) with an average of 3 cases per day. In light of continued improvement of the situation, HK government has announced to relax additional social distancing measures: Operation of restaurants until 10pm with no more than 4 persons seated per table. To ensure public safety, masks are mandatory with group gatherings limited to no more than 4 people, and should maintain a distance of 1.5 meters. 

We will get back with another update next week. Stay Safe!  


If you have any questions or concerns, please don’t hesitate to contact us: smart.gba@polyu.edu.hk 


Website: https://www.coronavirus.gov.hk/eng/index.html

Information if you are arriving from outside of Hong Kong

Please read carefully the information provided by the Hong Kong SAR Government for inbound travellers: https://www.coronavirus.gov.hk/eng/inbound-travel.html