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Govt reports 1 initial positive case

December 4, 2020|0 Comments

A cashier working at the Customs Headquarters Building staff canteen has tested preliminary positive for COVID-19. The canteen is temporarily closed and the relevant working places have been thoroughly cleaned and sterilised. The cashier last performed her duties on [...]

Care home staff virus tests set

December 4, 2020|0 Comments

Staff of residential care homes for the elderly, residential care homes for the disabled and nursing homes may undergo COVID-19 tests at mobile specimen collection stations set up by the Government in various districts, the Social [...]

Disease control penalties rise to $5k

December 4, 2020|0 Comments

The fixed penalties for breaching the requirements under the relevant regulations on disease prevention and control will be increased from $2,000 to $5,000 with effect from December 11. The Government announced today that it has gazetted amendments [...]

112 COVID-19 cases detected

December 4, 2020|0 Comments

The Centre for Health Protection today said it is investigating 112 additional COVID-19 cases, of which 100 are locally transmitted. Among the locally transmitted cases, 36 have an unknown source of infection and 64 are linked with [...]