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Balanced approach to curbing virus

(To watch the full media session with sign language interpretation, click here.)   Chief Executive John Lee today said he has asked the Secretary for Health to review the current anti-epidemic measures, aiming to strike a balance between containing the virus spread and reducing the inconvenience to travellers.   Meeting the media this morning before chairing the first meeting of the new-term Executive Council, Mr Lee said the Secretary for Health is considering how the duration of quarantine should be handled.   “I am giving him time to look at the statistics so that he will formulate some options for me to consider.”   At the same time, the Government will strive to keep the COVID-19 pandemic under control and protect those who are more vulnerable to the virus, he noted.   “One of the important measures is to make good use of the polymerase chain reaction-based nucleic acid test so that we can be certain that we will be able to identify those who are infected early, separate

Daniel Chan bags Paralympic bronze

Chief Executive Carrie Lam today extended her warmest congratulations to Hong Kong badminton athlete Daniel Chan on scoring a bronze medal in the Men's Singles WH2 event at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games.   She noted that with excellent skills, Daniel Chan gave his all in the competitions and was undaunted in the face of strong opponents.   “I believe that all Hong Kong people are overjoyed and I extend my warmest congratulations to him,” Mrs Lam said.   Secretary for Home Affairs Caspar Tsui also congratulated Daniel Chan and commended him for demonstrating the demeanour of a great athlete with confident swings and strikes, adding that he is very proud of his achievement.   Daniel Chan was the silver medalist in the Badminton Men's Singles WH2 event at the 2018 Asian Para Games. He also earned silver in the Men's Singles WH2 event at the TOTAL BWF Para-Badminton World Championships in Basel, Switzerland in 2019.
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