Residents wearing face masks bundle up against the cold in Hong Kong. The city reported 53 new Covid-19 cases on Wednesday, taking the total to 8,353. Photo: Xinhua
Residents wearing face masks bundle up against the cold in Hong Kong. The city reported 53 new Covid-19 cases on Wednesday, taking the total to 8,353. Photo: Xinhua

Hong Kong fourth wave: city finally secures enough Covid-19 vaccines to cover all residents after striking deal with AstraZeneca

  • Government has now procured 22.5 million doses, city leader Carrie Lam reveals as she urges everyone to get shots
  • Indemnity fund to provide help to those who develop rare and serious responses after being vaccinated, but officials say the programme is safe

Residents wearing face masks bundle up against the cold in Hong Kong. The city reported 53 new Covid-19 cases on Wednesday, taking the total to 8,353. Photo: Xinhua
Residents wearing face masks bundle up against the cold in Hong Kong. The city reported 53 new Covid-19 cases on Wednesday, taking the total to 8,353. Photo: Xinhua
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