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Ng Teng Charitable Foundation Limited (NTFCF) announced last Sept. 21 the extension for registration of the Phase 2 Lucky Draw Grand Prize until Nov. 30, 2021. The extension aims to encourage the public to receive Covid-19 vaccination. The vaccinated permanent residents aged 18 and above are eligible to own a brand new, one-bedroom residenti...

8 hours ago
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The Government’s outreach vaccination team will open a three-day Covid-19 vaccination service at Shek Lei Community Hall on Thursday. Beginning Sept. 23 until Sept. 25, (Thursday to Saturday) the three-day vaccination commences from 10:00 a.m to 1:00 p.m. and from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. the residents of the district, the elderly in particular,...

September 21, 2021
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Health Authorities confirmed five imported Covid-19 cases in Hong Kong on Monday, including a Filipina. The 53-year-old Filipina worker tested for Covid-19 while under quarantine in Tung Chung, Hong Kong. The four other imported cases today came from the US, Kenya and Myanmar. The woman received two doses of vaccine from CoronaVac in the Phil...

September 20, 2021
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The Centre for Health Protection (CHP) on Sunday reported three recently imported Covid-19 cases infected with a mutant strain of the coronavirus. The cases involved returnees from Israel, Qatar, and Japan. All of them entered Hong Kong on Sept. 10. A statement from the CHP said the Covid-19 case from Qatar, a 36-year-old woman, lives in Tun...

September 17, 2021
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The Centre for Health Protection reported two new Covid-19 cases on Wednesday—both imported—pushing Hong Kong’s coronavirus tally to 12,132.

A Health Department officer said both carried the L452R mutant strain commonly present in the Delta variant spreading globally.

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September 17, 2021
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The Centre for Health Protection confirmed no new Covid-19 case in Hong Kong on Thursday, with the coronavirus case tally staying at 12,150.

A total of 41 Covid-19 cases have been reported in the past 14 days and all of them are imported cases, of which 13 are from Philippines.

September 16, 2021
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The Centre for Health Protection confirmed two new Covid-19 infections on Tuesday—both imported—taking the number of coronavirus cases in the city since the start of the pandemic to 12,149.

The two imported cases involve a female domestic worker from the Philippines aged 53, and a 49-year-old man from Qatar.

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September 14, 2021
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Health authorities reported only one Covid-19 case on Monday—an arrival from Qatar who tested positive for a mutant strain of the coronavirus.

Data from the Centre for Health Protection showed case involved a 26-year-old male who entered the city on Sept. 11, after disembarking from Qatar Airwa...

September 13, 2021
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A domestic worker from the Philippines was among the four new Covid-19 cases health authorities confirmed on Saturday.

The 30-year-old female worker showed no symptoms of infection but she tested positive for the L452R mutant strain while under quarantine in Silka Tsuen Wan hotel in Kwai Chung.

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September 11, 2021