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[video width="1280" height="720" mp4="https://hongkongnews.com.hk/wp-content/uploads/2022/06/20220614192710098-1.mp4"][/video] The Center for Health Protection (CHP) reported 1,047 COVID-19 cases today, 15 June. Locally acquired, CHP was investigating 971 cases who tested positive for the SARS-CoV-2 virus, while 76 additional imported cases w...

June 15, 2022
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Several organizations of Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) staged a picket at the ground of the building of the Philippine Consulate today, June 12, calling for the Philippine Government to scrap all the mandatory fees. The group said that the following mandatory fees will be implemented for all OFWs which will cost each OFW a total of P48,400 o...

June 13, 2022
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In celebration of the 25th anniversary of the establishment of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR), the Leisure and Cultural Services Department (LCSD) gives a Free Use of Leisure Facilities on July 1 (Friday). This will allow members of the public to use most of the LCSD's fee-charging leisure facilities for free as i...

June 11, 2022
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After years of trying to get approval from the authorities in Hong Kong lodging for non-refoulment as a torture claimant, but refused several times, a Filipino woman's case came to an end last Tuesday, June 7 at Shatin Magistracy Courts. Acting Principal Magistrate David Cheung Chi-wai sentenced her to 18 weeks imprisonment for breach of condition...

June 9, 2022
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The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) announced a 5.4% inflation rate in May 2022. This was the highest recorded inflation since December 2018. Most of Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) are breadwinners of their families back home. In Hong Kong, for the monthly salary of HK$4,630, most of the hard-earned money was sent back to their loved one...

June 8, 2022
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Found guilty. This was the verdict given by the jury when asked by the court staff if the Filipino woman was in a conspiracy to manufacture dangerous drugs with two other persons at today's final day hearing at the High Court. The jury, composed of seven people, five women, and two men, gave a verdict of 5-2 decision, which means 5 out of sev...

June 5, 2022
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The Filipino man who was arrested inside the Philippine Consulate in January this year heard his case yesterday, June 2, with two additional charges added against him. At the Eastern Courts Magistracy, the 41-year-old Filipino man, Bondoc R.B., was identified in the court. The prosecutor presented to Principal Magistrate Ms. Ada Yim that the ...

June 3, 2022
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Police remind the public: Be vigilant when shopping on-line Police Cyber Security and Technology Crime Bureau held a press conference today (June 2) on an arrest operation combating e-shopping fraud at the Media Briefing Room of the Police Public Relations Branch, Police Headquarters, in Wan Chai. Superintendent, Ms. Hui yee-wai; Chief Inspec...

June 2, 2022
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The Center for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health, reported 505 COVID-19 cases today, June 1. CHP was investigating 151 cases that tested positive for the SARS-CoV-2 virus by nucleic acid tests (40 confirmed cases, 101 asymptomatic cases, and 10 cases with pending case status). Additional 354 additional positive cases throug...

June 1, 2022