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  [video width="640" height="360" mp4="https://hongkongnews.com.hk/wp-content/uploads/2022/09/20220923182943973_360p.mp4"][/video] Starting September 26, the Government will do away with compulsory hotel quarantine for people arriving in Hong Kong from overseas places or Taiwan, but they must undergo medical surveillance at home or at a ...

September 24, 2022
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The number of daily new cases in Hong Kong has continued to show signs of decline, and as of yesterday, the recorded COVID-19 cases were 5000 plus from more than 10,000 cases for the past weeks.  This trend slightly gave relieving pressure on the public healthcare system managed by the Hospital Authority (HA). Hong Kong Government said that the...

September 21, 2022
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The Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health (DH) reported today (September 19) that they are investigating 6086 additional locally acquired cases that tested positive for the SARS-CoV-2 virus, and 174 additional imported cases were reported that tested positive by rapid antigen tests (RATs). Out of 174 imported cases, the ...

September 19, 2022
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The Hong Kong government plans to scrap the Hong Kong quarantine rule but no date has been made as of yet. On Sep. 17, Lo Chung-mau, health secretary, made the announcement. According to Lo, the “three plus four” rule, which was introduced last month revealed that no inbound traveler with the “Amber code” from their LeaveHomeApp had e...

September 18, 2022
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In the first of its case, an 18-year-old man was convicted of a violation of the Prevention and Control of Disease Regulation (Cap. 599A) under the Vaccine Pass Regulation on the use of the Red Code. The man was fined HK$8,000 by the Kowloon Magistrates’ Courts today, today, 16 September. The Red Code function is applicable to all confirmed...

September 16, 2022
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After testing 28 samples of pre-packaged butter, margarine, and spreads, the Consumer Council (CC) revealed the pros and cons of the different varieties, a press release from the CC announced today, 15 September. The 28 tested samples included 12 samples of butter and 16 samples of margarine and spreads, which could be further categorized as 8 v...

September 15, 2022
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To transport inbound travelers from the Hong Kong International Airport to designated quarantine hotels (DQHs), the Government announced yesterday that it will enhance the arrangement of point-to-point transport services starting today (15 September). The Hong Kong Government's objective of the enhanced arrangement is to further reduce the long ...

September 15, 2022
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The Police said that they received a report from a friend that a woman was suspected to be drowning in waterfalls at the Tso Kung Tam, Chiu Tam Path, at Tsuen Wan, yesterday, 12 September. Officers from the fire department arrived at the scene and rescued the woman. The woman was sent to Yan Chai Hospital in an unconscious state for treatment...

September 13, 2022