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The Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health (DH) announced today (September 12) that there were 7,772 locally acquired cases that tested positive for the SARS-CoV-2 virus, while 166 imported (from inbound travelers) cases tested positive for the virus, or 2% of a total of 7,938 COVID cases today. 19 of 166 imported cases w...

September 12, 2022
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The Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health (DH) announced today (September 8) that Hong Kong recorded a total of 11,091 COVID-19 cases today, the highest number of cases in a five-month period. These include 10,910 cases infected with the SARS-CoV-2 virus that are locally acquired, while 181 additional imported cases were...

September 8, 2022
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The Philippine Overseas Labor Office  (POLO) in Hong Kong reported that for the month of August, 894 overseas employment certificates (OEC) were issued, about 27% of the total OEC issued from 01 January until 31 August 2022, with a total of a number of 3,289. The Department of Migrant Workers (DMW) issued an advisory dated 20 May 2022 saying th...

September 3, 2022
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The Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health (DH) announced today (August 31) the number of COVID-19 cases.  The CHP recorded, 9,267 locally acquired cases that tested positive for the SARS-CoV-2 virus, comprising 3054 cases that tested positive by nucleic acid tests and 6213 cases that tested positive by rapid antigen tests...

August 31, 2022
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A three-day operation between the Food and Environmental Hygiene Department (FEHD) and the Police saw bars/pubs and other catering premises given initial prosecution actions while patrons or staff receiving Fixed Penalty Notices (FPNs).  According to a spokesperson of the FEHD on Aug. 29, the FEHD and the ...

August 30, 2022
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Chief Executive John Lee said that the recent number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 has hovered between 7,000 and 8,000. The situation is serious, and the government has taken several measures to accurately combat the epidemic to reduce the number of confirmed cases. He hoped that the public would cooperate. At the meeting with the media after a...

August 28, 2022