Hong Kong is planning to screen every single resident for the coronavirus next month in a bid to cut off silent transmission chains. Photo: Yik Yeung-man
Hong Kong is planning to screen every single resident for the coronavirus next month in a bid to cut off silent transmission chains. Photo: Yik Yeung-man

Coronavirus: Hong Kong confirms daily record of 8,674 cases as officials reveal big difference in death rates between unvaccinated and those who received shots

  • Latest data shows an 18-fold difference in death rates between vaccinated and unvaccinated, officials say
  • As caseloads continue to climb, government tightens social-distancing rules yet again, with hikers and those doing outdoor exercise required to wear masks from Thursday

Hong Kong is planning to screen every single resident for the coronavirus next month in a bid to cut off silent transmission chains. Photo: Yik Yeung-man
Hong Kong is planning to screen every single resident for the coronavirus next month in a bid to cut off silent transmission chains. Photo: Yik Yeung-man
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