Of the 50 people infected so far this year, 23 worked at Hong Kong International Airport. Photo: Felix Wong

Hong Kong gets 50th measles case for the year so far, already setting a five-year record

  • Seven more people were found to be infected on Thursday, bringing the total to 50
  • Two of the new patients, who both worked at the airport, had received three doses of vaccine
Topic |   Measles outbreak

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Of the 50 people infected so far this year, 23 worked at Hong Kong International Airport. Photo: Felix Wong
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Cathay Pacific ground staff wearing face masks at check-in counters at Hong Kong International Airport. Photo: Nora Tam

Three more measles infections reported as Carrie Lam rejects criticism that Hong Kong airport outbreak was caused by loopholes in city’s immigration policy

  • Medical sector lawmaker confronts Lam at city’s legislature, saying disease was ‘clearly imported’
  • The number of infections in Hong Kong is now 43, the latest being a radiographer at a public hospital
Topic |   Hong Kong health care and hospitals

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Cathay Pacific ground staff wearing face masks at check-in counters at Hong Kong International Airport. Photo: Nora Tam
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