Only 155 seniors among 5,850 reached by authorities were willing to take Covid-19 jabs, says the Secretary for the Civil Service, Ingrid Yeung Ho Poi-yan.
Civil Service Bureau spokeswoman says police investigation under way, and affected workers will have their documents invalidated by October 12.
Around two-thirds of adults in the United States do not plan to get updated COVID-19 booster shots soon, according to a survey conducted by the Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF), a health policy nonprofit organization.
A Wong Tai Sin resident filed an appeal to the High Court against the vaccine pass scheme after his application for a judicial review was rejected in February, as he stressed everyone shall have the freedom to decide on vaccination and e...
About 50,000 children aged five to 11 will be barred from entering premises such as restaurants, libraries, and sports venues from Friday when the vaccine pass requirement is extended to cover the age group.
About 50,000 children aged five to 11 will be barred from entering premises such as restaurants, libraries and sports venues from today when the vaccine pass requirement is extended.
The high-profile arrests of six doctors and another one pending for allegedly issuing some 20,000 fraudulent Covid-19 vaccine-waiver certificates may have a chilling effect among physicians, a patient group said, as they would be wary wh...
Twenty-six public hospitals will adjust the visiting arrangements in non-acute wards and units starting this Friday, the Hospital Authority announced today (Wed).
IATA director general Willie Walsh says policy change is a step in the right direction but will make little difference to international travellers and the aviation industry.
A 65-year-old doctor was arrested on Tuesday for suspectedly selling thousands of fraudulent certificates for Covid-19 vaccination medical exemption to citizens.
Hongkongers are reuniting after the city scraps its Covid-19 hotel quarantine policy for all arrivals from Monday, more than 2.5 years after it was first implemented.
Police had to get tough on doctors who abusively issued vaccine exemption certificates to their patients because their behavior was harmful to anti-Covid efforts, Secretary for Security Chris Tang Ping-keung said.
Poor sleep quality associated with a spike in screen time will affect children’s learning abilities and emotions, Hong Kong researchers warn.
HKU infectious diseases expert says low flu jab rate and lack of exposure because of Covid restrictions could fuel outbreaks
Foreign domestic helpers can work at employers’ homes during the three-day medical observation following their arrivals, but they will still be barred from premises under the vaccine pass scheme as restricted by the amber code, the Labou...
Police Commissioner Raymond Siu Chak-yee said on Saturday that officers will follow up on citizens who obtained vaccination exemption certificates after five doctors were arrested for “selling” over 25,000 certs to the public.
Two managers and a staffer in a Tsim Sha Tsui bar were arrested Friday night for misleading police officers by providing Covid-19 testing sticks with a negative result to customers.