Hong Kong purchased 1.12 billion masks amid the coronavirus pandemic – at least 83 million were defective or from dubious sources. Photo: Nora Tam Hong Kong purchased 1.12 billion masks amid the coronavirus pandemic – at least 83 million were defective or from dubious sources. Photo: Nora Tam
Hong Kong purchased 1.12 billion masks amid the coronavirus pandemic – at least 83 million were defective or from dubious sources. Photo: Nora Tam

Coronavirus: more than 83 million masks Hong Kong purchased amid pandemic were defective or from dubious sources

  • The revelation came as treasury chief Christopher Hui detailed problems with the city’s massive procurement campaign in a written reply to Legco
  • How much the city spent on the 1.2 billion total masks purchased without a tendering process, however, was not disclosed  

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Hong Kong purchased 1.12 billion masks amid the coronavirus pandemic – at least 83 million were defective or from dubious sources. Photo: Nora Tam Hong Kong purchased 1.12 billion masks amid the coronavirus pandemic – at least 83 million were defective or from dubious sources. Photo: Nora Tam
Hong Kong purchased 1.12 billion masks amid the coronavirus pandemic – at least 83 million were defective or from dubious sources. Photo: Nora Tam
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