Better method to combat virus: CHP

(To watch the whole press briefing with sign language interpretation, click here.)   The Centre for Health Protection today said it is working to develop a...

HK reports 3rd COVID-19 death

The Hospital Authority confirmed that a 76-year-old COVID-19 patient passed away today at Caritas Medical Centre.   The authority explained that the woman’s condition deteriorated before she...

1 additional case reported

The Centre for Health Protection today said it is investigating an additional confirmed case of COVID-19, raising the number of cases to 115.   The additional...

3 additional cases reported

The Centre for Health Protection today said it is investigating three additional confirmed cases of COVID-19, raising the number of cases to 108.   The first...

Overseas travel should be avoided

Secretary for Food & Health Prof Sophia Chan today appealed to the public to avoid unnecessary travel outside Hong Kong in view of the...

Returnee from Hubei infected

(To watch the whole press briefing with sign language interpretation, click here.)   The Centre for Health Protection today reported a confirmed case of COVID-19 involving...

CE mourns Arnaldo de Oliveira Sales

Chief Executive Carrie Lam today expressed deep sorrow over the passing of Arnaldo de Oliveira Sales, a founding member of the Sports Federation &...

244 HK residents safely returned

The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government today successfully brought 244 Hong Kong residents stranded in Hubei Province back to the city via the...

HK monitoring global virus situation

(To watch the whole press briefing with sign language interpretation, click here.)   Hong Kong is closely monitoring the increase of coronavirus cases around the world,...

HK to test antiviral drug

(To watch the whole press briefing with sign language interpretation, click here.)   Three public hospitals will start clinical trials of an antiviral drug which is...

Health declaration measures boosted

The Department of Health today announced that starting from March 8, all inbound travellers arriving at the Hong Kong International Airport will be required...

Contacts of imported case sought

(To watch the whole press briefing with sign language interpretation, click here.)   The Centre for Health Protection today said it is tracing the close contacts...

New infection linked to temple

(To watch the full press briefing with sign language interpretation, click here.)   The Centre for Health Protection reported that a woman who visited the Fook Wai...

Outbreak limited to temple: CHP

(To watch the whole press briefing with sign language interpretation, click here.)   The Centre for Health Protection today said the coronavirus outbreak is currently limited...

Resuming public services backed

Secretary for Food & Health Prof Sophia Chan said the Government's decision to progressively resume public services has balanced people's expectation and taken into...

Additional COVID-19 case confirmed

The Centre for Health Protection is investigating an additional case of COVID-19, taking the number of confirmed cases in Hong Kong to 100.   The patient...

Bun carnival cancelled

In view of the latest COVID-19 developments, the 2020 Bun Carnival has been cancelled, the Leisure & Cultural Services Department announced today.   The carnival, jointly...

Gov’t flights set for Wuhan

(To watch the full meet-the-media session with sign language interpretation, click here.)   Four government chartered flights will depart for Wuhan in batches in the next two days...

533 HK people to return from Hubei

(To watch the whole press briefing with sign language interpretation, click here.)   A total of 533 Hong Kong residents will come back to Hong Kong...

Another temple-related case reported

The Centre for Health Protection is investigating an additional case of COVID-19, taking the number of confirmed cases in Hong Kong to 95.   The confirmed...

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