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Coronavirus: family members’ objections pose roadblock for home vaccination service, up to 20 per cent of bookings cancelled last minute

Coronavirus: family members’ objections pose roadblock for home vaccination service, up to 20 per...

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The objections of family members have stymied efforts in a Covid-19 vaccination outreach service for Hong Kong’s elderly, with up to 20 per...
Coronavirus: Hong Kong’s infected elderly residents isolating alone at home feel ‘hopeless’ with little family or community support

Coronavirus: Hong Kong’s infected elderly residents isolating alone at home feel ‘hopeless’ with little...

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Covid-stricken and isolated in her Hong Kong home for a fortnight, 72-year old Lau was kept awake on many nights by severe headaches,...
Europe heads towards new normal as final coronavirus curbs unwind

Europe heads towards new normal as final coronavirus curbs unwind

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Europe looks to be gradually leaving the pandemic behind, with Germany becoming the latest in the region to unwind restrictions that have disrupted...
Sinovac Hong Kong executive says trials for Omicron jab may start this month, global distribution in May

Sinovac Hong Kong executive says trials for Omicron jab may start this month, global...

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Chinese vaccine maker Sinovac Biotech has revealed that it plans to begin clinical trials for a jab to treat the highly transmissible Omicron...
Coronavirus: EU chief says it’s time to ‘think about mandatory vaccination’

Coronavirus: EU chief says it’s time to ‘think about mandatory vaccination’

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It is time for the European Union to “think about mandatory vaccination” against Covid-19, European Commission chief Ursula von der Leyen said on...
Coronavirus: Hong Kong civil servants could soon face stepped-up testing, vaccine booster shot incentives

Coronavirus: Hong Kong civil servants could soon face stepped-up testing, vaccine booster shot incentives

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Hong Kong’s unvaccinated civil servants could soon face weekly Covid-19 testing, while their inoculated colleagues may be offered incentives to take a booster...
No definitive proof Sinovac jab caused heart blockage that killed chronically ill man, expert tells Hong Kong inquest

No definitive proof Sinovac jab caused heart blockage that killed chronically ill man, expert...

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A Hong Kong pharmacologist has said no evidence existed to conclusively prove the Sinovac vaccine against Covid-19 caused a heart blockage that killed...
Coronavirus Hong Kong: experts call for stepped-up testing for high-risk individuals amid Delta’s spread; city confirms 4 new cases

Coronavirus Hong Kong: experts call for stepped-up testing for high-risk individuals amid Delta’s spread;...

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Unvaccinated Hong Kong residents at higher risk of coronavirus-related complications should undergo testing every week as an added precaution against the more contagious...
Boost vaccination rates to get China borders opened: Zhang Wenhong

Boost vaccination rates to get China borders opened: Zhang Wenhong

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China could achieve limited reopening of its borders in the first half of next year if it can speed up its vaccination rate...
Hong Kong fourth wave: Pfizer vaccine concern must not delay protecting elderly against Covid-19, says top government adviser

Hong Kong fourth wave: Pfizer vaccine concern must not delay protecting elderly against Covid-19,...

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A top government adviser has said Hong Kong’s Covid-19 vaccination campaign in elderly care homes should launch next month as planned, despite reports...