Hong Kong reports COVID-19 record; movements may be restricted

Hong Kong reports COVID-19 record;  movements may be restricted

the leader of Hong Kong said Wednesday that people’s movements may be restricted during mandatory testing this month of the entire population for the virus. coronavirus, as health officials reported a record 55,353 daily infections and more than a hundred deaths. The Executive Director, Carrie Lam, He said authorities are still fine-tuning the plan, but … Read more

Hong Kong’s success against COVID-19; just a memory after peak of Omicron

Hong Kong’s success against COVID-19;  just a memory after peak of Omicron

For two years, Hong Kong successfully isolated most of its residents from the COVID-19 and often went months without a single case of local spread. Then came the Omicron variant. The fast-spreading mutation breached Hong Kong’s defenses and has been spreading rapidly through one of the most densely populated places in the world. Overflowing hospitals … Read more

In Hong Kong new peak of COVID-19 cases exceeds 10,000

In Hong Kong new peak of COVID-19 cases exceeds 10,000

This Friday Hong Kong reported another sharp rise in new cases of COVID-19 to more than 10,000 in the last 24-hour period as it battles its worst outbreak of the pandemic. The new daily case count reached 10,010, health officials said, after topping 6,000 last week and 8,000 earlier this week in a spiraling outbreak. … Read more

Hong Kong considers mass testing as it steps up fight against COVID-19

Hong Kong considers mass testing as it steps up fight against COVID-19

The battle against coronavirus in Hong Kong it escalated on Thursday as authorities reported new cases had jumped 60-fold so far this month, and the city leader said citywide testing in the world financial center was being considered. Hospitals have been overwhelmed with some patients, including the elderly, left lying on beds outside in cold, … Read more

China urges Hong Kong to control rising COVID-19 cases

China urges Hong Kong to control rising COVID-19 cases

Coronavirus patients lay in hospital beds or dozens of people outdoors amid a record number of infections as Hong Kong stubbornly adheres to its “zero-COVID” strategy, and the leader of Chinese, Xi Jinping, he said the local government’s “primary task” was to control the situation. Hong Kong is facing its worst outbreak of the pandemic, … Read more

The sacrifice of hamsters in Hong Kong on suspicion that they are the origin of an outbreak of covid infections

The sacrifice of hamsters in Hong Kong on suspicion that they are the origin of an outbreak of covid infections

This week, Hong Kong authorities ordered thousands of hamsters to be euthanized after several tested positive for covid-19. Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam has warned that infections could be growing exponentially in one part of the city due to an outbreak among domestic hamsters. The avalanche of cases of the Delta variant was related to … Read more

Carcinogenic substance found in 95% of Hong Kong coffee samples

Carcinogenic substance found in 95% of Hong Kong coffee samples

detected a carcinogenic substance In more than 95% of the samples coffee analyzed by the consumer control body of Hong Kong. The Consumer Council revealed on Monday that it had tested 49 different types of coffee products on the market and found genotoxic carcinogenic acrylamide in 47 samples, and those from instant coffee contained a … Read more

Activists Thunder Against Order To Kill 2,000 Hamsters In Hong Kong After COVID Infections At Pet Store

Activists Thunder Against Order To Kill 2,000 Hamsters In Hong Kong After COVID Infections At Pet Store

The hamster is a rodent mammal. Photo: Ellie Burgin/Pexels After 11 hamsters tested positive for COVID in Hong Kong, the authorities ordered this Tuesday a massive slaughter of these rodents. A Human infection linked to pet store led to the screening of hundreds of animals in China’s special administrative region. The evaluation yielded positive results … Read more

Hong Kong to cull 2,000 hamsters after COVID-19 outbreak

Hong Kong to cull 2,000 hamsters after COVID-19 outbreak

Hong Kong will sacrifice hundreds of hamsters after some tested positive for COVID-19officials reported Tuesday, January 18, as the city pushes to maintain its strict “zero-Covid” strategy. The decision of sacrifice about 2,000 hamsters comes after health officials recorded cases of coronavirus in a pet store. Health Secretary Sophia Chan said the move will protect … Read more

Hong Kong bans transit flights from the US and more than 150 countries due to COVID

Hong Kong bans transit flights from the US and more than 150 countries due to COVID

As of Sunday, the International Airport of Hong Kong He said he will ban passengers from 150 countries and territories, tightening strict travel controls in an effort to stop the spread of the virus. Omicron variant highly contagious. Authorities also said on Friday that they will extend social distancing restrictions, including a ban on dining … Read more

Hong Kong police shut down pro-democracy news site

Hong Kong police shut down pro-democracy news site

The police of Hong Kong raided the headquarters of one of the city’s latest pro-democracy news sites and jailed seven current and former employees and collaborators on Wednesday. Stand News was founded in 2014 as a non-profit organization and made a name for itself by covering the pro-democracy protests in 2019. The seven people arrested … Read more