Coronavirus articles about Hong Kong on 2020-10-29

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Manpower Society: 1.4% Salary Increase This Year, 10 Years Low, The Unemployment Rate Or Double-digit

Mingpao

[Ming Pao News] Unemployment rate continues to rise under the new crown virus epidemic, and the salary of working "wage earners" is also greatly affected.

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Standard Chartered Considers Resuming Shareholder Returns; Tier 1 Capital Ratio Is 14.4% Higher Than Target

Mingpao

[Ming Pao News] Standard Chartered Group (2888) announced its third-quarter results yesterday afternoon. The Group’s common equity Tier 1 capital ratio (CET 1) reached 14.4%, higher than the target range of 13% to 14%.

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The Hostel Allows Employees To Choose To Be Laid Off, Severance Pay For The Winter, They Need To Hedge Their MPF, Stay On The Job Or Cut Their Salary

Mingpao

[Ming Pao News] The new crown virus freezes the tourism industry. The industry no longer expects business in the Lunar New Year and Easter next year. It only hopes that the summer vacation will recover. Now, except for Xinhua Travel, all employees are required to leave their jobs without pay. Some travel agency owners have admitted that many travel agencies

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North Shui-backed Technology Stocks, The Hang Seng Index Stands At 50 Antennas

Mingpao

[Ming Pao News] The new crown virus epidemic has returned in Europe and the United States. Many countries have re-implemented blockade measures. The US stock market plummeted by 3.5% overnight. The Hang Seng Index was also dragged down by it to open lower by more than 400 points.

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Video Interview Experts Pre-selection Analysis——Shen Xuhui: There Are Variables In The US Election, And The World Faces A Dilemma

Mingpao

[Ming Pao News] The outside world is concerned about when the U.S. election results will be released. The visiting associate professor of the Chinese University of Hong Kong's School of Social Sciences, Shen Xuhui, said in an interview with this newspaper that due to the new crown pneumonia epidemic, there are many special measures for this election, and the election results are not expected to be one or two

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Australia's Property Market Loosens, Only 5% Of The National First Phase, Agents Expect More Buyers To Enter The Market, Pushing Up Property Prices

Mingpao

[Ming Pao News] Since Australia closed its customs in mid-March this year, several states have recently recorded single-digit or zero confirmed cases of the new crown virus, and some states have immediately relaxed restrictions.

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Tan Xinqiang: Observations Of The U.S. Outdated System On The Eve Of The Election

Mingpao

If the election result that violates the popular vote appears again, it will cause a greater blow to the already devastated "U.S. Constitution" and the electoral system!

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10th Anniversary Of AIA's Listing, No Special Interest And Scholarship

Mingpao

[Ming Pao News] Yesterday marks the 10th anniversary of the listing of AIA (1299). The bank announced the establishment of scholarships and pledged to invest 100 million US dollars (approximately 775 million Hong Kong dollars) to support 100 people to study in Hong Kong’s eight major public universities and two

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SJM Lost More Than 2.4 Billion In The First Three Quarters Of This Year

Mingpao

[Ming Pao News] SJM (0880) announced its third-quarter results, which continued to be affected by the new crown virus. Net gaming revenue during the quarter was 841 million yuan, a year-on-year decrease of 89.6%.

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PetroChina's Third Quarter Net Profit Surged 3.5 Times (Finance) 2020/10/30

The pipeline asset restructuring income drove PetroChina (386) to turn losses into profits in the third quarter.

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SJM's Third Quarter Revenue Of 841 Million (Finance) 2020/10/30

SJM Holdings (880) announced yesterday that as of the third quarter ended September, it turned from profit to loss, with a loss of 1.031 billion yuan, and a profit of 738 million yuan in the same period last year; adjusted LBITDA (loss before interest, tax, depreciation and amortization) was

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More Than 200 Hotels Record Their Whereabouts In The Epidemic Prevention APPS, Lion City Reopens 42 Scenic Spots, Leading Hong Kong People To Travel The First Wave (Hong Kong News) 2020/10/30

Hong Kong is expected to implement a "tourism bubble" with Singapore next month, allowing tourists from the two places to visit each other without compulsory quarantine, which will bring the dawn of outbound travel for Hong Kong people, but specific arrangements have not yet been released.

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Zhang's Theory-The Sand Circle Is Also Limited (Ma Jing) 2020/10/30

Hong Kong and Macau often have the same main horse in the same field. If it is the same, the trainer must accompany the horse owner in the sand circle, and the two jockeys stood together. Lao Zhang did this many times in Macau, but

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Dereliction Of Duty Does Not Stop FEHD, Land Chaos Must Be Thoroughly Investigated

Oriental Daily

It has long been not news that Hu Hun of the Food and Environmental Hygiene Department outsourced the cleaning services together with the supervision responsibilities.

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Schools Face Official Caution In Full-day Race

Wallis Wang The Education Bureau will discuss a timetable for resuming full-day classes with principals of kindergartens, primary schools an...

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Flu Jab Link To Deaths Shot Down

The World Health Organization has found no evidence of a "causal relationship" between deaths in South Korea and influenza vaccination, the ...

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No-pay Leave Pain For 1,000 Guides

Maisy Mok Around 1,000 guides working at several travel agencies may be put on no-pay leave in the coming two days as the pandemic continues...

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Lohas Park Project Draws 9 Bids

The tender for the 13th and final phase of Lohas Park in Tseung Kwan O attracted just nine bids yesterday, compared to 35 expressions of int...

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50-year-old Woman Infected With The Virus, Zero Confirmed Locally And Disconnected (photo)

The patient's home in Lemin Xincun is a colleague of the case of Beverly Garden. The local case of new coronary pneumonia in Hong Kong was "zero-diagnosed" for three consecutive days, and the cable was "broken" again yesterday.

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Reality Star Khloe Kardashian Sick With Coronavirus

Khloe Kardashian says she had tested positive for the coronavirus.The reality star confirmed her previous diagnosis in a Wednesday snea...

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SJM Holdings Has Accumulated Losses Of More Than 2.4 Billion Yuan In The First Three Quarters Of This Year

Hong Kong China News Agency, Macau, October 29 (Reporter Xiao Long) Affected by the new crown pneumonia epidemic, the performance of Macau gaming companies continues to be under pressure. Macau Gaming Holdings Co., Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as SJM Holdings) announced on the 29th that from January to September this year,

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23 More Virus Patients In Xinjiang

The Chinese mainland reported 47 new coronavirus patients, including 23 identified in northwestern Xinjiang and 24 from overseas, the Nation...

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Foreign Media: LVMH Acquires Tiffany For 100 Billion Yuan, Creating The Largest Acquisition Of Luxury Goods In History

China News Agency, Hong Kong, October 29. French luxury goods giant LVMH Group (LVMH) will acquire Tiffany, a well-known American jewelry brand, at a price of US$131.5 per share.

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Huang Yushan, President Of The Open University Of Hong Kong: The Return Of Overseas Talents Can Promote Hong Kong's Integration Into The Greater Bay Area

China News Agency, Hong Kong, October 29th. Title: Huang Yushan, President of The Open University of Hong Kong: The return of overseas talents can promote Hong Kong's integration into the Greater Bay Area. Hong Kong China News Agency reporter Li Mingzhu. Regarding the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Chief Executive Carrie Lam, in an interview with the media recently,

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Taiwan Adds 3 New Imported Cases Of New Crown

China News Service, Hong Kong, October 29th from Taipei: Taiwan’s Epidemic Command Center announced on the 29th that there were 3 new imported cases of new coronary pneumonia from the Philippines, the United States and Indonesia. A total of 553 cases were confirmed, and there were no local cases for 200 consecutive days.

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Hong Kong Singer Andy Lau Releases Positive Energy New Song, Hope Happy Chorus

China News Agency, Hong Kong, October 29. Two years later, the famous Hong Kong singer Andy Lau recently launched a new Cantonese song "Continue to be beautiful", hoping to convey positive energy to the public through the song.

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Preview Of Hong Kong FinTech Week 2020

Gov Hk

The following is issued on behalf of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority: The Hong Kong FinTech Week 2020, the city's flagship fintech event to be held from November 2 to 6, brings together the world's top notch innovators, regulators, venture capitalists, investors and financiers to explore how....

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Communiqué Of The Fifth Plenary Session Of The 19th Central Committee Of The Communist Party Of China

Takungpao

Xinhua News Agency, Beijing, October 29. Communiqué of the Fifth Plenary Session of the 19th Central Committee of the Communist Party of China. (Adopted at the Fifth Plenary Session of the 19th Central Committee of the Communist Party of China on October 29, 2020) The 19th Communist Party of China

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Local Counties And Cities In Taiwan Look Forward To Extending The Validity Period Of The "triple Coupon"

China News Agency, Hong Kong, October 29. Taipei News: Taiwan’s economic authorities reported to the “Executive Yuan” on the 29th that it is estimated that there are still 14.4 billion yuan (NTD, the same below) of revitalization triples in the market before the end of the year.

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Hong Kong Opposition Lawmakers Continue To "rab" Ignoring Civil Protest

Hong Kong China News Agency, October 29 (Lin Dongwei) Hong Kong opposition legislators ignored the voices of opposition from the public and continued to "rabbit" at the SAR Legislative Council meeting on the 29th to hinder the operation of the parliament.

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Looking Back On The "13th Five-Year Plan": Hong Kong Youths "look Inward" And Strive To Catch The National Development Express

China News Service, Hong Kong, October 29 (Reporter Zhang Xiaoxi) The Hong Kong and Macau chapter of the "13th Five-Year Plan" clearly stated that it supports Hong Kong and Macau in enhancing their economic competitiveness and deepening cooperation between the Mainland and Hong Kong and Macau.

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He Was Accused Of Meeting With The Education Sector To Discuss Resuming Full-time Classes. Education Bureau: No Plans At This Stage

Mingpao

Recently, the outbreak of the novel coronavirus has eased slightly. It is rumored that the Education Bureau has met with the education sector to discuss resuming full-time classes.

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Flu Express (Volume 17), Number 43 (Week 43, 2020)

VOLUME 17, NUMBER 43 (PUBLISHED ON Oct 29, 2020) 1 FLU EXPRESS Flu Express is a weekly report produced by Surveillance Division of the Communicable Disease Branch of the Centre for Health Protection. It monitors and summarizes the latest local and global influenza activities.

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Flu Express (Volume 17, No. 43) (Week 43, 2020)

Issue 17, No. 43 (Published on October 29, 2020) 1 Influenza Express Influenza Express is a weekly summary report published by the Surveillance Division of the Infectious Diseases Division of the Centre for Health Protection on the monitoring of local and global influenza epidemics.

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The Survey Said Respondents Expect Hong Kong Property Prices To Fall By 5% To 8% Throughout The Year

China News Service, Hong Kong, October 29th (Reporter Zeng Ping) A survey released by Citibank on the 29th showed that respondents expect Hong Kong property prices to fall by 5% to 8% throughout the year, which is lower than that during the SARS period.

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Summary: The European Epidemic Rebounds Fiercely

China News Agency, Hong Kong, October 29th. Title: The European epidemic is rebounding fiercely, Germany and France announced the national "closed city" on the same day. Hong Kong China News Agency reporter Huang Ronggui. Recently, the new crown epidemic in many European countries has rebounded sharply, and the daily new cases generally exceed the spring epidemic

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3 New Confirmed Cases Of New Coronary Pneumonia In Hong Kong, 1 Of Which Is A Local Case

The picture shows a restaurant in Central, where most diners have a table for two.

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Taiwan Affairs Office Of The State Council: Taiwan Authorities Should Say "I'm Sorry" To Taiwan Compatriots Who Have Been Wrongly Diagnosed

China News Agency, Hong Kong, October 29. In response to a reporter’s question on the 29th, Taiwan Affairs Office spokesperson Zhu Fenglian said that people’s health is not a child’s play. The diagnosis of cases should be scientifically rigorous and should not be mixed with political factors.

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HK Reports 3 COVID-19 Cases

Gov Hk

The Centre for Health Protection today said it is investigating three additional COVID-19 cases, taking the number of confirmed cases in Hong Kong to 5,313. Among the new cases, two are imported and one is epidemiologically linked with a local case. The locally transmitted case involves a....

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Department Of Health Student And Elderly Health Services Will Resume Normal Next Monday

Mingpao

The Department of Health announced today (29th) that in response to the latest situation of the novel coronavirus epidemic, its student health service and elderly health service will gradually resume normal services starting next Monday (November 2).

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Remote Work Is Common Under The Epidemic Survey: Only 13% Of Interviewed Employees Have Access To Cybersecurity Information

Mingpao

Under the new coronavirus epidemic, many Hong Kong companies have adopted remote work arrangements. In mid-August this year, Hong Kong Internet Registration Management Co., Ltd. (HKIRC) conducted the "Hong Kong SME Remote Work Network Security Application Survey" to companies and individuals and found 72%

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Woman In Lok Man Sun Chuen Infected With Coronavirus

A 50-year-old woman living in Lok Chi Lau, Lok Man Sun Chuen in To Kwa Wan was infected with the coronavirus, her infection is epidemiologic...

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Salary Survey: Local Employees Have An Average Salary Increase Of 1.4% This Year, A 10-year Low

Mingpao

With the global economic downturn under the new coronavirus epidemic, Hong Kong is no exception, and the wages of "wage earners" are greatly affected.

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DH's Student Health And Elderly Health Services To Resume Service Gradually From Next Monday

Gov Hk

The Department of Health (DH) today (October 29) announced that the Student Health Service (StdHS) and the Elderly Health Service (EHS) will gradually resume normal services with effect from November 2. In view of the latest situation of COVID-19, the StdHS's annual health assessment for Primary....

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Three More Virus Patients Likely

About three more people are suspected to be infected with the coronavirus in Hong Kong, two are imported cases and one being locally transmi...

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Fear Barometer Ticks Up On Wall Street

A measure of fear in the US stock market touched its highest level since June, when the market suddenly tumbled amid concerns that a “...

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More Than 44.7 Million Confirmed Cases Of COVID-19 In The World

China News Agency, Hong Kong, October 29. The global epidemic continues to spread. Real-time statistics from the Worldometer website show that as of about 6:30 on October 29, Beijing time, a total of 44,708,007 confirmed cases of new coronary pneumonia worldwide and a total of 1,177,777 deaths.

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Hong Kong's Local Tourism Can't Save The Tourism Industry, Many Travel Agencies Are Expected To Introduce Unpaid Leave

China News Agency, Hong Kong, October 29. The new crown pneumonia epidemic has raged the world, and Hong Kong's tourism industry has been hit hard.

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New Crown Pneumonia | News: 3 More Confirmed Cases In Hong Kong Today, One Is A Colleague Of A Previously Infected Person

Mingpao

According to the news, there were 3 new confirmed cases of the new coronavirus in Hong Kong today (29th), including a colleague of the previously confirmed case 5293; there will be no news conference on the epidemic today.

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Mark Six Draws Every Tuesday And Friday From November 10

Mingpao

In response to the continuous slowdown of the novel coronavirus epidemic in Hong Kong, the Hong Kong Jockey Club announced today (29th) that the Mark Six lottery will be held twice a week starting from November 10, and will be held on Tuesdays and Fridays.

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The Industry Expects Another 2 To 3 Large Travel Agencies To Announce Suspension Of Pay And Stay At Work, Involving More Than 1,000 People

Mingpao

Xinhua Travel issued an internal notice to all staff the day before (27th), requesting everyone to stay on without pay.

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Vertical And Horizontal Games Switch To Online Shopping Subscriptions To Help Little, No Plan To Lay Off Staff

Mingpao

The new coronavirus epidemic hit the tourism industry severely. Xinhua Tourism issued an internal notice to all staff the day before (27th), requiring everyone to stay on without pay. The first phase will be from December 1st to February 28th next year.

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Http://www.takungpao.com.hk/news/232109/2020/1029/513759.html

Takungpao

Photo: "Ta Kung Pao" has recently reported several times that Chinese medicine can help relieve the sequelae of new coronary pneumonia. Tripartite Chinese medicine clinics, such as the Hospital Authority, provide Chinese medicine treatment for patients who have recovered from new coronary pneumonia. Preliminary research shows that it can help improve their discharge

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Unlimited “money” Routes To Cities In The Greater Bay Area

Takungpao

Picture: Qianhai Shenzhen-Hong Kong Youth Dream Workshop is based on serving young entrepreneurs in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area. The new crown pneumonia epidemic has hit the economy severely, and the salary adjustment that workers are most concerned about is also affected.

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Http://www.takungpao.com.hk/news/232109/2020/1029/513721.html

Takungpao

Photo: As seen at the scene, recruitment booths in security and other industries are more popular\Ta Kung Pao reporter He Ren. [Ta Kung Pao News] Reported by reporter Wu Xuanpei: Unemployment rate has reached a 16-year high of 6.4%, and Cathay Pacific has recently layoffs

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Hong Kong Industry Expects Another Large-scale Travel Agency To Stop Pay And Stay At Work, Affecting About 1,000 People

The picture shows a large number of tourist buses parked at Kwai Chung Pier due to the stagnation of the tourism industry.

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Photos: Epidemic Eases Hong Kong Labour Department Job Fair Attracts Many Job Seekers

As the new crown pneumonia epidemic eases, the labor market in Hong Kong has gradually recovered.

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Hong Kong Hospital Authority: Chinese Medicine Has A Significant Effect On Some Symptoms Of Patients Who Have Recovered From New Coronary Pneumonia

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Huang Chubiao, Founder Of Greater Bay Area Airlines: Optimistic About The Prospects Of The Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area Shipping Industry

[Explanation] Recently, Cathay Pacific Airways in Hong Kong reorganized and cut about 8,500 jobs, including more than 5,000 employees in Hong Kong. Dragonair was suspended.

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Photos: 411 Patients Who Have Recovered From COVID-19 In Hong Kong Participated In The Special Diagnosis And Treatment Services Of Chinese Medicine Clinics After Being Discharged From The Hospital

On October 28, the Hong Kong Hospital Authority announced that as of October 24, a total of 411 patients who had recovered from new coronary pneumonia in Hong Kong participated in special Chinese medicine outpatient services.

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23 New Confirmed Cases In Xinjiang, All Asymptomatic Infections Transferred To Diagnosis

Hong Kong News Network, October 29. According to the news on the website of the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region Health Commission on October 29, at 04:00 on October 28, 2020, the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region (including the Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps) reported new confirmed cases of new coronary pneumonia 23

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Halloween Under The Epidemic Is Approaching, The Industry Expects The Business Of Hong Kong Bars To Increase Significantly

China News Service, Hong Kong, October 28 (Reporter Zeng Ping) As the local COVID-19 epidemic continues to ease, the SAR government has announced that it will moderately relax the business conditions of the catering industry from October 30.

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Hong Kong Has No Local Cases For Three Consecutive Days. Airport Rapid Nucleic Acid Detection Technology Begins To Evaluate And Test

China News Service, Hong Kong, October 28. On the 28th, there were two new confirmed cases of new coronary pneumonia in Hong Kong, both of which were imported cases. Hong Kong had no confirmed local cases for three consecutive days.

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