Government clarifies rumours on imposition of outbound restrictions

     In response to rumours circulating online today (July 2) that Hong Kong residents will have to obtain the Government's approval for outbound travel to any places outside China, a Government spokesman refuted such claims and reminded members of the public not to be misled by fake news. 

     The Government spokesman condemned the reckless spread of such rumours on the Internet.

Ends/Thursday, July 2, 2020
Issued at HKT 18:09