East Asia

CHP investigates 101 additional confirmed cases of COVID-19

     The Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health announced that as of 0.00am, December 5, the CHP was investigating 101 additional confirmed cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), taking the number of cases to 6 803 in Hong Kong so far (comprising 6 802 confirmed cases...Read More »


Pok Oi Hospital announces two patients test preliminarily positive for COVID-19

The following is issued on behalf of the Hospital Authority:

     The spokesperson for Pok Oi Hospital (POH) made the following announcement today (December 5) regarding two inpatients confirmed preliminarily positive to COVID-19:
      
     A 79-year-old male patient who has underlying disease was sent to POH by ambulance at noon yesterday (December...Read More »


Government expresses regret over US State Department decision to terminate exchange visits

     A US State Department decision to terminate visits to Hong Kong under a long-standing programme is short-sighted and premised on false assumptions, a HKSAR Government spokesman said today (December 5).

     "The Hong Kong Cultural and Exchange Programme has been running for many years and has provided valuable opportunities for US Congressional...Read More »


Public hospitals daily update on COVID-19 cases

The following is issued on behalf of the Hospital Authority:

     As at 9am today (December 5), 46 COVID-19 confirmed patients were discharged from hospital in the last 24 hours. Including a patient (case number: 5611) discharged on December 3, a total of 5 511 patients with confirmed or probable infection have...Read More »


Missing girl in Tsing Yi located

     Police located a girl who went missing in Tsing Yi.

     Leung Sin-ying, aged 15, went missing after she was last seen in a shopping mall on Kwai Foo Road, Kwai Chung on October 24 night. Her family made a report to Police on November 3.

     Police located the girl in Kwong Fuk...Read More »


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