Coronavirus: walk-in vaccination scheme for Hong Kong’s elderly to kick off on Thursday


Hongkongers aged 70 or older can get vaccinated against Covid-19 without booking from Thursday, a move designed to encourage more of the city’s elderly – a demographic that has lagged behind other groups – to take the jabs.The government on Tuesday revealed that a daily quota of about 4,600 walk-in slots would be available in total for seniors at 24 of the city’s 29 community vaccination centres.Separately, more appointments would become available from Wednesday via the online booking system,…

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