East Asia

COVID-19 Vaccination Programme statistics

     The COVID-19 Vaccination Programme has been implemented for 237 days since February 26, 2021.
 
     So far, about 8 931 400 doses of vaccines have been administered under the Vaccination Programme. Details are as follows:
 

  Number of persons receiving Sinovac vaccine Number of persons...Read More »

Sewage pipe damage in Tin Shui Wai

     â€‹The Drainage Services Department (DSD) today (October 20) said that on Tin Ying Road near Ping Ha Road, Tin Shui Wai, a sewer of about 9 meters below ground and 2.1 meters in diameter, was damaged causing road subsidence.

     As the DSD is carrying out emergency rectification works, the concerned road section...Read More »


Government gazettes compulsory testing notice

     â€‹The Government exercises the power under the Prevention and Control of Disease (Compulsory Testing for Certain Persons) Regulation (Cap. 599J) and publishes in the Gazette a compulsory testing notice, which requires any person who had been present at two specified premises during the specified period (persons subject to...Read More »


LCQ4: Tourism development planning for Hong Kong

     Following is a question by the Hon Yiu Si-wing and a reply by the Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development, Mr Edward Yau, in the Legislative Council today (October 20):
 
Question:
 
     On April 29 this year, the State Ministry of Culture and Tourism formulated the...Read More »


Cluster of Multi-drug Resistant Acinetobacter cases in Tung Wah Eastern Hospital

The following is issued on behalf of the Hospital Authority:

     The spokesperson for Tung Wah Eastern Hospital made the following announcement today (October 20):
 
     Three patients (aged 77 to 93) in a female ward of the Medicine and Rehabilitation Department were confirmed to have Multi-drug Resistant Acinetobacter since October...Read More »


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