Skip to main content

Featured

HK logs 3.3k COVID-19 cases

The Centre for Health Protection today said it is investigating 3,362 additional locally acquired COVID-19 cases, of which 493 were identified through nucleic acid tests and 2,869 via rapid antigen tests.   Separately, 118 imported cases were detected.   Furthermore, seven residential care homes for the elderly and one for disabled people logged nine cases involving their residents.   The Hospital Authority reported that 33 patients passed away in public hospitals. According to a preliminary analysis, the cause of death for 13 patients was related to COVID-19, while that of the remaining 20 patients was unrelated.   It also registered six more critical cases, bringing the number of patients in critical condition to 99.   As there were positive sewage test results with relatively high viral loads in several areas of Tuen Mun, Yuen Long and Kowloon City districts, the respective district offices will distribute COVID-19 rapid test kits to relevant residents as well as cleaning

Budget to be broadcast live

The 2021-22 Budget to be delivered by Financial Secretary Paul Chan will be broadcast live on the Budget website tomorrow.   The full text of the Budget Speech and other related materials will be released simultaneously on the website.   The public can also watch the live broadcast of the Budget-related press conference, a television forum and a radio programme on the website.   Copies of the Budget Speech and a leaflet highlighting key Budget proposals will be distributed at the 20 Home Affairs Enquiry Centres, 16 government office buildings, seven public libraries, Labour Department offices and 60 shopping centres in public housing estates.
http://dlvr.it/RtJptN

Popular Posts