Several cities on the mainland had earlier protested against the tight measures to prevent the new corona epidemic from spreading. Later, it was rumored that President Xi Jinping had mentioned to the visiting President of the European Council, Michel the last week, that the current epidemic of the new crown virus in China is less toxic. At the same time as the news came out, the prevention and control measures in many major cities on the mainland began to “relax”, which made the outside world look forward to China’s relaxation of strict epidemic prevention measures, and even consider it as one. signal that a switch is in sight. The investment market has already stepped up, and the Hong Kong stock market is expected to reach a peak of 10,000 points today.
There were 31,601 new local cases of the new crown on the mainland the day before yesterday, and two more people died of illness, but it is down 21% from the peak of 40,052 on the 27th of last month. Regarding the infection situation in different places, Guangdong still recorded 6,653 cases, Chongqing had 5,372 cases, Shanxi and Beijing had 2,777 and 2,486 cases respectively.
A nucleic acid certificate is not required for subway travel in Beijing and Shanghai
Entering December, major cities such as Beijing, Shanghai, Tianjin, Guangzhou, Chongqing, and Chengdu have announced the optimization of epidemic prevention policies. Beijing has stated that the elderly who have been at home for a long time, work from home or take online classes, infants and young children, etc., do not need to go out for nucleic acid screening if not necessary for them to go out. no longer obstructing the buildings or communities where infected people live; Buses and other public transport vehicles do not need to have a 48 hour negative nucleic acid certificate.
People in Shanghai will no longer need to check for negative nucleic acid certificates when taking subways and other rail transport, buses, ferries and other public transport, and going to outdoor public places such as parks or scenic spots. Tianjin not only abolished the 72-hour nucleic acid certificate to get permission to take the subway, supermarkets, shopping malls, vegetable markets, restaurants and other public places in some areas of the city also reopened, while hotels, hotels , and scenic. spots maintain negative nucleic acid certificates within 72 hours. As for Guangzhou, Guangdong, the authorities have stated earlier that there will be no large-scale nucleic acid testing, all temporary control areas will be lifted, and production and living order will be restored in an orderly manner. None but scanning is what public transport needs to do. the QR code, and dining restaurants will also resume. You only need to scan the QR code to see a doctor at the clinic. People in Shenzhen do not need to check the nucleic acid certificate when taking public transportation or going to outdoor places such as parks.
You do not need to register your identity to buy antipyretic drugs
Even in Chongqing, which has the highest number of infections, people only need to scan the health code to take public transport, but they must be negative for nucleic acid for 48 hours when they leave the central urban area; they must be negative for nucleation. acid for 72 hours to enter public places. In Chengdu, Sichuan, which is adjacent to Chongqing, people only need to scan the QR code whether they take public transport in the city such as the subway, public places, or enter and leave residential areas.
Registration and purchase of medicines for reducing fever, cough, anti-infection, and sore throat are no longer limited in various places. In addition, citizens in Zhuhai, Guangdong are now required to do nucleic acid tests at their own expense, at least RMB 2.5 (mixed control), and it is recommended that people who do not have symptoms of the new crown, work without risk of infection, non-key personnel, and those who do not require testing do not need nucleic acid testing.
Guangzhou experts: Omicron has low toxicity and most of them are asymptomatic
Mainland experts judge that the virus is not as serious as expected, which could be a source for the relaxation of epidemic prevention policies. Tang Xiaoping, Party Committee Secretary of Guangzhou Medical University, said that although the Omicron mutant virus strain is highly infectious, its toxicity is very low. He pointed out that the optimization and improvement of epidemic prevention and control measures in Guangzhou does not mean lying flat, and the sealing and control control can be precise to the building, so it is not done universally for all workers .
In Taiwan, 12,981 new local cases were added the day before yesterday, with New Taipei City having the highest number of cases at 2,110. Another 29 people died.
The original article was published on AM730 https://www.am730.com.hk/China/Multiple major cities loosen and tighten epidemic prevention measures – Customs clearance on the mainland or see dawn/351124?utm_source=yahoorss&utm_medium=referral