Full steam ahead on Tsing Yi isolation facility

The Chief Secretary for Administration, John Lee, convened an inter-departmental meeting on Monday, to press full steam ahead with the commissioning of the community isolation facility (CIF) in Tsing Yi, and to ensure that ancillary facilities can accommodate emergency needs. Supported by the Central Government, work on the CIE commenced...

HK’s population fell by 23,600 last year: officials

Officials on Monday estimated that Hong Kong's population dropped by 23,600 or 0.3 percent, to 7,403,100 last year, partly due to a net outflow of 27,300 residents. But the government dismissed the idea that the territory was witnessing a tide of emigration. Provisional figures, compiled with the help of the...

Rakuten Symphony agrees to acquire leading US-based cloud technology company Robin.io to deliver highly integrated telco-cloud for mobile

TOKYO and SAN JOSE, Calif., Feb 28, 2022 - (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) - Rakuten Symphony, Inc. today announced an agreement to acquire leading Silicon Valley-based cloud technology start-up, Robin.io. The addition of Robin.io's multi-cloud mobility, hyper automation and orchestration capabilities to the Rakuten Symphony portfolio allows the creation of...

Keep calm, no decision made on mass lockdown: CE

Chief Executive Carrie Lam on Monday called for calm as Hongkongers descended on supermarkets across the city in preparation for a rumoured lockdown of the entire population. Earlier in the day, Health Secretary Sophia Chan said the option of a citywide lockdown to coincide with a universal Covid testing programme...

Top Beijing Covid strategy official arrives in HK

A senior official from the National Health Commission, Liang Wannian, arrived in Hong Kong on Monday to help guide the administration in its handling of the Covid epidemic. Speaking outside his hotel, Liang said the central government is highly concerned about the fifth wave of infections in Hong Kong and...

醫思健康管理層再度增持公司股份 對集團發展前景充滿信心

HONG KONG, Feb 28, 2022 - (亞太商訊 via SEAPRWire.com) - 香港最大非醫院醫療服務機構* ── 醫思健康(「公司」,連同附屬公司,總稱「集團」;香港聯交所股份編號:2138)欣然宣佈,繼集團日前披露有關截至2022年1月17日止之管理層股份增持情況後,於2022年2月21日至22日,集團主席、行政總裁及執行董事鄧志輝先生分别再度於公開市場新增購入合共605,000股,涉資逾496萬港元。其中於2月21日購入的62,000股平均購入價格為每股8.49港元,2月22日購入的543,000股平均購入價為每股8. 18港元。進一步增持完成後,鄧志輝先生的持股比例增至60.39%。醫思健康於過去一年積極通過內生增長和外延併購進行大健康市場的整合,鞏固市場領先地位。近日香港抗疫形式嚴峻,集團亦積極通過旗下的普通科門診,專科門診,體檢中心,疫苗中心及化驗中心為市民提供抗疫醫療服務。展望未來,管理層對集團業務的長遠向好發展態勢維持信心,集團將會持續加強資訊科技,品牌和服務的投入,以強化自身的大健康閉環,以為客戶提供更優質全面的服務。關於醫思健康 香港最大非醫院醫療服務供應商*醫思健康以預防及精準醫療為業務核心,透過多元服務整合發展醫療人工智慧,配套高端品牌及優質客戶服務,致力為客戶提供最專業、安全、有效的醫療健康服務。集團為恆生綜合指數成份股及MSCI香港小型股指數。 集團目前直營的診所/服務中心主要位於大灣區,提供一站式醫療及健康服務。服務涵蓋面極廣,旗下主要知名服務品牌包括連續多年榮膺全港第一的一站式醫學美容解決方案DR REBORN,及多元化多維度的醫學服務包括:普通科門診企鵝杏仁、脊骨神經關節痛症全科中心、紐約脊骨物理治療中心、健康管理中心香港仁和體檢中心、疫苗中心香港安苗醫療中心、全方位牙科服務中心UMH DENTAL CARE、診斷影像中心博思醫學診斷中心、仁生腫瘤及癌症中心、內視鏡及日間醫療中心仁輝專科中心、專科中心聯匯專科及新醫療中心、心臟專科香港國際心臟專科中心、兒科專科匯兒兒科醫務中心、婦產科專科卓越醫務中心及產前診斷中心、栢立醫學化驗所、專業健髮中心髮森、眼科中心唯視眼科和醫思獸醫醫院及影像中心。*根據弗若斯特沙利文公司按2019年及2020年收入計算進行的獨立研究 Copyright 2022 亞太商訊. All rights reserved. (via SEAPRWire)

Supermarket shelves stripped over lockdown rumours

Hongkongers rushed to supermarkets on Monday to stock up on food and essential items amid online rumours that one of the city's two main supermarket chains, ParkNShop, would close all its outlets from March 7 and fears of an imminent citywide lockdown. RTHK reporters saw long queues form at the...

Several buildings locked down for Covid testing

The government on Monday imposed lockdowns on a number of buildings in Tsing Yi, Sha Tin, Tung Chung, Yuen Long and Kwun Tong, after sewage samples there tested positive for Covid-19. The buildings are Chun Ho House of Ching Chun Court, Shun Wo House of Wo Che Estate, Sau Yin...

Officials to decide by May whether to cancel DSE

Exam officials said they will make a decision by mid-May on whether to call off this year's university entrance tests as the Covid-19 outbreak continues. The Examinations and Assessment Authority announced on Monday that it will first consider whether to push the Diploma of Secondary Education (DSE) papers back from...

Beijing will help HK win the war against Covid: CE

Chief Executive Carrie Lam on Monday released a video-recorded speech reassuring people that the government will continue to mobilise all available resources to fight Covid-19, and expressing confidence that the city will overcome its hardship thanks to Beijing’s full support. During the eight-minute-long video, Lam said her administration is finalising...

Myanmar’s Minister of Information Mr Maung Maung Ohn Addresses Domestic Security Situation, Foreign Media Perception, and Preparations for Multi-Party Elections

NAY PYI TAW, MM, Feb 28, 2022 - (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) - The Ministry of Information (MOI) of the Union Government of Myanmar released today remarks by Minister of Information, Mr Maung Maung Ohn, addressing the domestic security situation, preparations for multi-party elections and foreign media perception."As you are...