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Hong Kong to allow gatherings of up to 50 people as COVID-19 curbs ease

Reuters Tuesday, 16 June 2020 ()
Hong Kong will let groups of up to 50 people meet from Friday, easing an earlier limit of eight people, after reporting only a small number of coronavirus cases in recent weeks, Health Secretary Sophia Chan said.
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