Hong Kong schools forced by Covid-19 to cancel tours still awaiting HK$7million in travel agency refunds: lawmaker

//Hong Kong schools forced by Covid-19 to cancel tours still awaiting HK$7million in travel agency refunds: lawmaker

Hong Kong schools forced by Covid-19 to cancel tours still awaiting HK$7million in travel agency refunds: lawmaker

Three Hong Kong travel agencies have been accused of refusing to refund fees worth more than HK$7 million (US$903,000) collected from at least 24 local schools and kindergartens that were forced to cancel study tours amid global Covid-19 travel restrictions.The complaints were lodged with education sector lawmaker Ip Kin-yuen, who at a Wednesday press conference said the travel firms pocketed the fares by ignoring the realities of the pandemic situation and claiming the schools had cancelled…

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