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Omicron: Booster of BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine provides adequate protection against variants, Hong Kong researchers find

Omicron: Booster of BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine provides adequate protection against variants, Hong Kong researchers find

A booster shot of the German-made BioNTech coronavirus vaccine offers adequate protection against the highly infectious Omicron variant, university ...
The Hong Kong-listed company behind Yumy Dating p goes to town with the Metaverse

The Hong Kong-listed company behind Yumy Dating p goes to town with the Metaverse

Newborn Town, a little-known mainland Chinese company that focuses on social PS for markets outside of China, aims to help people connect to the me ...
9 Second Art: How Omicron could have spread from 2 people to a Hong Kong kindergarten teacher in a tunnel

9 Second Art: How Omicron could have spread from 2 people to a Hong Kong kindergarten teacher in a tunnel

It could take just a brief encounter at an MTR station for the Omicron variant to be transmitted from one person to another, Hong Kong health offic ...
Hong Kong hamster culling: Top Covid-19 expert explains rationale for ‘firm decision’ to protect public health

Hong Kong hamster culling: Top Covid-19 expert explains rationale for ‘firm decision’ to protect public health

The Hong Kong government's decision to kill 2,000 hamsters to curb possible hamster-to-human transmission of the coronavirus has sparked outrage am ...
Hong Kong activist Edward Leung’s family is warning supporters to make safety “first priority” and not gather to celebrate his release from prison

Hong Kong activist Edward Leung’s family is warning supporters to make safety “first priority” and not gather to celebrate his release from prison

Family members of jailed Hong Kong independence activist Edward Leung Tin-kei have urged his supporters to hold back a day before his release from ...
Hong Kong Consumer Council finds carcinogenic substances in 95 percent of coffee samples tested

Hong Kong Consumer Council finds carcinogenic substances in 95 percent of coffee samples tested

A carcinogenic substance was found in more than 95 percent of the coffee samples tested by Hong Kong's Consumer Protection Agency. The Consumer Co ...
Hong Kong tycoon Kadoorie is increasing his stake in hotel operator Peninsula for $337 million, sparking a record stock rally

Hong Kong tycoon Kadoorie is increasing his stake in hotel operator Peninsula for $337 million, sparking a record stock rally

Billionaire Michael Kadoorie is paying almost twice the market price to increase his family's stake in the Hong Kong and Shanghai hotels, which own ...