Hong Kong is expecting 38 new Covid-19 cases on Tuesday, which would extend the city’s run of fewer than 100 daily infections to a 16th straight day.As of Monday, the official number of cases stood at 4,524, with 69 related deaths. An infectious disease expert has warned that the transmission rate of the virus had crept up again, meaning each infected person would be likely to pass on the pathogen to one other individual on average.The government has extended the ban on eating in restaurants at…