Editorial : Reopening of the border with mainland China

【明報專訊】TAM YIU-CHUNG, a member of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress (NPC), was notified by China's anti-pandemic departments that due to the emergence of COVID-19 cases of unknown origin in Hong Kong, the mainland authorities had refused to approve his attendance at the NPC Standing Committee meeting held in Beijing this week. The incident has once again triggered discussions on the issue of the reopening of the border.