Companies welcome end to China quarantines for visitors


              A workers clears dishes at a restaurant in Beijing, Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2022. Companies welcomed China's decision to end quarantines for travelers from abroad as an important step to revive slumping business activity while Japan on Tuesday announced restrictions on visitors from the country as infections surge. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
            
              Residents wearing masks cross a road in Beijing, Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2022. Companies welcomed China's decision to end quarantines for travelers from abroad as an important step to revive slumping business activity while Japan on Tuesday announced restrictions on visitors from the country as infections surge. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
            
              Customers buy sugared floss at a popup store in Beijing, Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2022. Companies welcomed China's decision to end quarantines for travelers from abroad as an important step to revive slumping business activity while Japan on Tuesday announced restrictions on visitors from the country as infections surge. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
            
              Visitors to a shopping mall pass by festive decorations in Beijing, Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2022. Companies welcomed China's decision to end quarantines for travelers from abroad as an important step to revive slumping business activity while Japan on Tuesday announced restrictions on visitors from the country as infections surge. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
            
              A resident wears a mask as he stands near the shadow of a tree on the maroon walls of the Lama Temple in Beijing, Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2022. Companies welcomed China's decision to end quarantines for travelers from abroad as an important step to revive slumping business activity while Japan on Tuesday announced restrictions on visitors from the country as infections surge. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
            
              A vendor wears a mask as he waits for customers at a popup store in Beijing, Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2022. Companies welcomed China's decision to end quarantines for travelers from abroad as an important step to revive slumping business activity while Japan on Tuesday announced restrictions on visitors from the country as infections surge. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
            
              Visitors to a shopping mall jump ropes as they enjoy the mild weather in Beijing, Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2022. Companies welcomed China's decision to end quarantines for travelers from abroad as an important step to revive slumping business activity while Japan on Tuesday announced restrictions on visitors from the country as infections surge. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
            
              A resident wears a mask as he stands near the Lama Temple in Beijing, Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2022. Companies welcomed China's decision to end quarantines for travelers from abroad as an important step to revive slumping business activity while Japan on Tuesday announced restrictions on visitors from the country as infections surge. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
            FILE - Passengers wearing masks arrive at the Capital airport terminal in Beijing on Dec. 13, 2022. Companies welcomed China's decision to end quarantines for travelers from abroad as an important step to revive slumping business activity while Japan on Tuesday, Dec. 27, announced restrictions on visitors from the country as infections surge. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan, File) FILE - Passengers in protective gear are directed to a flight at a Capital airport terminal in Beijing on Dec. 13, 2022. Companies welcomed China's decision to end quarantines for travelers from abroad as an important step to revive slumping business activity while Japan on Tuesday, Dec. 27, announced restrictions on visitors from the country as infections surge. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan, File)