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COVID-19 Updates & Resources

COVID-19 UPDATES & RESOURCES

 

While we are committed to delivering a productive and impactful sourcing event, the safety of our exhibitors, visitors and staff remains our No. 1 priority.


Jewellery & Gem ASIA Hong Kong and our show partners are prepared to implement enhanced safety measures onsite as recommended by health authorities, including the Departments of Health of Hong Kong and the World Health Organization (WHO), and monitor and assess all new developments pertaining to COVID-19. All these updates, including stepped-up preventive measures at the show venue, are posted on this resources page.

 



ENHANCED MEASURES ONSITE: HKCEC

 

• Hand sanitising gel is readily available at Customer Service Counters and restaurants

 

• High-volume touchpoints such as door handles, escalator and staircase handrails,
and lift panels will be disinfected every hour

 

• Floor mats at the main entrances will be sprayed with diluted bleach every two hours

 

• Tables and chairs will be disinfected twice a day

 

• Special rubbish bins for disposal of used face masks will be provided at exit points and offices

 

• All restrooms will be assigned with attendants to carry out on-going cleaning and disinfecting work

 

• Venue ventilation will be enhanced

 

• Temperature screenings at the show venue’s entrances will be conducted

 

• Temperature check for all staff members when reporting for duty every day is in place

 

• Temperature check for contractor employees at the contractor entrances will be in place

 

• All frontline staff members will be required to wear face masks

 

• Food handlers working in open kitchens and food concessions will be required to wear face masks

 

• Qualified first-aid personnel will be onsite throughout the event

 

• Attendees will be constantly reminded to maintain good personal hygiene practices

 



STAY INFORMED

We encourage everyone to keep tabs on updates from the following resources with information on COVID-19:

 

The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
https://www.coronavirus.gov.hk/eng/index.html

 

World Health Organization: Daily Situation Reports
https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/situation-reports

 

US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: What You Should Know
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/about/transmission.html

 

US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Prevention and Treatment
https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/about/prevention-treatment.html

 

European Commission
https://ec.europa.eu/health/coronavirus_en

 

European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control
An agency of the European Union

https://www.ecdc.europa.eu/en