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Health Authorities announced 81 confirmed and 26 asymptomatic additional SARS-CoV-2 virus cases on Jan. 26, bringing the total recorded cases in Hong Kong to 13,626. In the newly reported cases: seven were imported, 79 are epidemiologically linked with imported cases, seven were local cases, and 14 were epidemiologically linked to local cases. ...

January 27, 2022
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The Labour Department (LD) on Sunday announced that some of the department's counter services are affected by the compulsory testing.
A compulsory testing notice (CTN) requires any person who stayed at the Labour Department (10/F), Cheung Sha Wan Government Offices, Sham Shui Po, for more than one hour dur...

January 23, 2022
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In the conference today, January 23, Professor Sophia Chan Siu-chee, Secretary for Food and Health, said that Hong Kong is now in the middle of a community outbreak in Kwai Chung estate and some of the selected buildings, and advised everyone to better not go out.
Prof. Chan said that Hong Kong authorities...

January 23, 2022
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The Hong Kong Secretary for Labor and Welfare, Dr. Law Chi-kwong at the Legislative Council meeting last January 19,  said that as the local epidemic situation has worsened rapidly, the Hong Kong Government vigilantly upholds the policy of guarding against the importation of cases. He added that the admission of FDHs to Hong Kong should be impleme...

January 23, 2022
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Health Authorities on Friday announced that they are investigating 11 additional confirmed cases, 13 asymptomatic cases, and 11 additional Omicron cases bringing the total confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Hong Kong to 13, 120. The newly reported cases consist of six imported cases, 11 cases linked with imported cases, two local cases, and five lin...

January 21, 2022
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The Immigration Department (ImmD) arrested eight persons suspected of illegal working during the territory-wide anti-illegal worker operation with the Hong Kong Police Force on Jan 19 and 20. The codenamed “Champion” operation arrested seven suspected illegal workers and one suspected employer. The Immd Task Force officers raided five tar...

January 21, 2022
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In the last two decades, Hong Kong saw a decreasing trend in the local incidence of cervical cancer. In 2019, 520 new cases of cervical cancer were reported, accounting for 3.0 percent of all new cancer cases in the female population, making it the eighth most common cancer in Hong Kong. In 2020, 159 females died of cervical cancer, accounting for ...

January 20, 2022
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Starting tomorrow, Mark Six Lotto will be held every Thursday, once a week as announced by the Hong Kong Jockey Club on Wednesday to avoid mass gatherings. The draw will be conducted every Thursday, except on the race meeting day of Feb. 3. Tomorrow's Mark Six draw for the first division prize, an estimated HK$105 million is at stake for the ...

January 19, 2022
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Mary Grace Do-oma, a Filipino domestic worker, received a message on her LeaveHomeSafe (LHS) inbox from HK Government on Jan. 9, notifying her that she needs to take a Covid-19 test as she visited the Wan Chai Market on Jan. 4. The message informed her that the venue that Do-oma went to, was also visited by a person confirmed of Covid-19 or prelimi...

January 17, 2022
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Hong Kong Government added three new quarantine hotels for close contacts due to the recent surge in cases testing positive and an increase in the number of close contacts that need to quarantine starting Jan. 17. The three quarantine facilities were Silka Seaview Hotel Hong Kong, Lei Yum Man Park, and Holiday Village in addition to the Penny’...

January 15, 2022