East Asia

SITI visits Advanced Manufacturing Centre

     The Secretary for Innovation, Technology and Industry, Professor Sun Dong, today (December 1) visited the Advanced Manufacturing Centre (AMC) and toured two enterprises there to keep abreast of the latest developments of the AMC, as well as a financial data centre nearby. Also joining the visit were the Under Secretary...Read More »


Three persons sentenced for violating Prevention and Control of Disease Regulation

     Three persons were sentenced by the Magistrates' Courts today (December 1) for violating the Prevention and Control of Disease Regulation (Cap. 599A).

     The three cases involved a 58-year-old man, a 68-year-old woman and an 18-year-old man, who earlier tested positive for COVID-19 and were issued with isolation orders. Before the end of...Read More »


Public hospitals daily update on COVID-19 cases

The following is issued on behalf of the Hospital Authority:

     As at 0.00am today (December 1), a total of 2 776 patients who tested positive for COVID-19 are currently hospitalised for treatment, including 373 new patients. Currently, there are 282 patients requiring oxygen therapy and 14 patients requiring ventilator...Read More »


Update on supplies from Mainland

   The Task Force on Supplies from the Mainland led by the Transport and Logistics Bureau (TLB) has been working closely with the Guangdong Provincial Government and the Shenzhen Municipal People's Government to explore various means to stabilise the supply of goods from the Mainland to Hong Kong.
 
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CHP investigates case of severe paediatric influenza A infection

     The Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health is today (December 1) investigating a case of severe paediatric influenza A infection and reminded the community to heighten vigilance against influenza.
 
     The case involves a 3-year-old boy with good past health, who has presented with fever...Read More »


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