Coronavirus: Hong Kong to revamp its anti-pandemic strategy in anticipation of winter wave, as testing scheme extended by three days

Health authorities tackling Hong Kong’s ebbing tide of coronavirus infections have started overhauling their anti-epidemic strategy in preparation for a fourth wave of Covid-19 cases expected to arrive this winter.The policy review came as the government on Wednesday extended the city’s mass testing scheme by another three days, until Monday, and the Hospital Authority began screening all new inpatients for Covid-19 in a bid to minimise the spread of the virus in public hospitals.The daily…