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The Government announced on Friday, 24 June, a list of three more hotels, including Bay Bridge Lifestyle Retreat in Tsuen Wan, Mira Moon Hotel in Wan Chai, and Prince Hotel, Hong Kong in Yau Tsim Mong District. The three hotels were added to the list of the first batch of designated quarantine hotels (DQHs) for the eighth cycle of the DQH scheme th...

June 26, 2022
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A “closed-door journey” is being considered for incoming overseas travelers, which also includes a shortened hotel quarantine time to five days or less. This announcement came from incoming Health Secretary Lo Chung-mau on June 23. Overseas travelers will only be allowed to go to places that are scheduled in their itineraries as part of thei...

June 24, 2022
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The spokesman for the Food and Environmental Hygiene department reminded parties concerned to remain vigilant and strictly comply with the requirements and directions under the Prevention and Control of Disease (Requirements and Directions) (Business and Premises) Regulation (Cap. 599F) (the Regulation), the Prevention and Control of Disease (Vacci...

June 20, 2022
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A 60-year-old Filipino man was sentenced to 49 days by the Acting Principal magistrate David Cheung Chi-wai on 16 June at Shatin magistrates courts. Belza RU, was presented in the court’s dock when the case was called as he was in the custody of the Immigration Department (ImmD). The prosecutor said that on 2 June this year, Belza RU went...

June 19, 2022

  [video width="1280" height="720" mp4="https://hongkongnews.com.hk/wp-content/uploads/2022/06/20220617174630010.mp4"][/video] Chief Executive Carrie Lam today said that the upward trend of daily COVID-19 cases is not alarming yet and the Government will closely monitor the situation. At a media session, Mrs. Lam told reporters that ...

June 17, 2022
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Raid in 10 locations of ImmDept anti-illegal workers operation   10 target locations were raided yesterday (June 14), during the Immigration Department territory-wide anti-illegal worker operation. The locations include restaurants, retail shops, employment agencies, industrial buildings, and financial companies. With the codenamed ...

June 15, 2022
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The first Filipino domestic worker faced 10 months of imprisonment for overstaying for 15 months. Bugayong V.C., was presented in the dock of the courtroom of Shatin Magistrate’s Courts on June 10 as she was held in custody by the court. The interpreter read the charge against the 54-year-old domestic worker as soon as the court identified ...

June 12, 2022