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The fourth wave of the COVID-19 epidemic has lasted for some time. To our great relief, the number of local confirmed cases has remained at low levels in recent days. The Government's multi-pronged strategy of continuously enhancing our anti-epidemic measures and preventing the importation of cases has proven effective.   Apart from keeping social distancing measures in place and mounting an extensive promotion of testing, we have specifically strengthened the manpower in contact tracing as this is a particularly crucial measure in cutting the chains of viral transmission.   The Department of Health's Contact Tracing Office has redoubled its efforts in speeding up the process of identifying close contacts. Their sterling efforts in contact tracing in the gym cluster last month have significantly helped in suppressing rebounds within a number of days. This was a remarkable success.   For this, I must thank all those who have helped, including some 200 colleagues seconded f

SFC executives named

Financial Secretary Paul Chan, under the authority delegated by the Chief Executive, has appointed Michael Wong and re-appointed Nicky Lo and Clement Chan as Non-Executive Directors of the Securities & Futures Commission (SFC).   The two-year terms of Mr Wong, Mr Lo and Mr Chan will begin on April 1, April 24 and May 26.   The finance chief said: “Mr Wong has had a long record of public service and possesses vast experience in the business sector. I am confident that he will provide valuable contributions to the work of the SFC.   “Mr Lo and Mr Chan have offered constructive advice on the performance of functions and good corporate governance of the SFC during their tenure. I look forward to their continued support for the work of the SFC.”   The SFC is chaired by Tim Lui and its other serving Non-Executive Directors are Agnes Chan, Edward Cheng, Victor Dawes, Lester Huang and James Lin.
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