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The Centre for Health Protection confirmed on Friday 17 new Covid-19 cases—six locally acquired and 11 imported —pushing the city’s coronavirus tally to 11,636.

Five of the six local cases were residents of Meadowlands housing estate in Yuen Long where a couple was earlier confirmed to have Covid-19. A Health ...

13 hours ago
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Five Filipinas were sentenced to jail on Thursday after they admitted to stealing food and beverage items in various grocery stores across North Point several times between January to February this year.

E. Gagni, L. Retrita, M. C. Novo, V. Moradalla, and L. Figueroa pleaded guilty to theft charges read aloud bef...

14 hours ago
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A couple from Yuen Long were confirmed to have Covid-19 on Thursday, health authorities said, sending over 50 of their close contacts to quarantine.

The two were residents of Meadowlands in Hung Shui Kiu and were among the six Covid-19 infections the Centre for Health Protection confirmed.

Five of...

April 15, 2021
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A high-profile employer who falsely accused her former Filipina domestic worker of theft said on Monday she will push through with her counterclaim against her helper before the Labour Tribunal.

Chua Eh-fong told Tribunal Presiding Officer W. U. Pun that she was willing to settle arrears of wages and the food and tr...

April 13, 2021
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A Filipina will be tried at the Eastern Court this June after her bank account was used for transactions amounting to almost HK$700,000 for 15 months.

K. H. Vargas pleaded not guilty to a charge of “dealing with property known or believed to represent proceeds of indictable offence,” more commonly known a...

April 10, 2021
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The Centre for Health Protection confirmed 14 new Covid-19 infections on Friday—12 imported and two local—bringing the city’s case tally to 11,564.

Six of the 12 imported cases arrived from the Philippines. They are all foreign domestic workers infected with a variant of the SARS-CoV-2 virus.

April 9, 2021

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Hong Kong health authorities confirmed seven new Covid-19 cases on Sunday—all of them imported—marking another day where no local infections were recorded.

Five of the confirmed infections came from India, data from the Centre for Health Protection showed. Also among the logged infections are a 48-year-old femal...

April 4, 2021
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An arrival from the Philippines and a five-year-old boy from Tseung Kwan O were confirmed to have Covid-19 on Saturday, the Centre for Health Protection reported.

The two infections brought Hong Kong's  total Covid-19 caseload to 11,502.

 A total of 136 cases have been recorded from Mar. 20 to ...

April 3, 2021
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The Centre for Health Protection confirmed 13 new Covid-19 infections on Thursday—11 imported and 2 local—pushing the city’s coronavirus caseload to 11,481.

Of the 11 imported cases, eight are foreign domestic workers (FDWs). Five of them arrived from Indonesia and three of them hailed from the Philippines.

April 1, 2021