Government locks down Kwai Chung building

The government on Saturday night locked down the High Block and Low Block of Shek Chun House at Shek Lei (I) Estate in Kwai Chung after Covid-19 was found in sewage samples there. The complex was cordoned off at 9pm, and residents will have to get tested by 2am. The...

Yuen Long lockdown picks up nine positive cases

Authorities on Friday said they have detected nine preliminary positive cases during the lockdown of a building in Yuen Long. More than 1,400 residents of Hung Lok House at Hung Fuk Estate were tested overnight. The block was sealed off on Thursday evening after sewage samples from the building tested...

Sham Shui Po block locked down

The government sealed off a block in Sham Shui Po for testing on Monday evening, after sewage samples from the building came back positive for the coronavirus. "It is suspected that there are asymptomatic patients in the building," a government spokesman said in a statement, referring to Fu Yuet House...

Overnight lockdown imposed on Tung Chung building

The government on Wednesday evening put a residential block in Tung Chung under overnight lockdown in light of Covid-19 infections linked to the building. La Rossa A (Block 7) of Coastal Skyline Phase 3 was cordoned off at 8pm and residents are required to undergo testing before 1am. “As some...

Sham Shui Po building locked down over Covid case

Authorities have locked down a building in Sham Shui Po on Friday night after a preliminary positive Covid-19 case was reported there. Residents of 35-37 Nam Cheong Street are required to undergo tests overnight and they won’t be allowed to leave their homes until the results are out. A government...

Yat Kwai House residents to undergo nightly tests

The government’s pandemic advisor, Professor Yuen Kwok-yung, announced late on Thursday that residents of Yat Kwai House on Kwai Chung Estate would have to undergo mandatory testing every night until and including Sunday, if they wanted to leave the building the following morning. That’s after a major outbreak there, involving...

Aberdeen residential building locked down

The government has locked down a residential building in Aberdeen, following the discovery of a preliminary positive case, which may involve the Delta variant. The case, a 23-year-old woman, works at the Little Boss pet shop in Causeway Bay and had hotpot with friends in Yau Ma Tei. Health officials...

No Covid cases uncovered in four overnight lockdowns

The government said on Saturday it had found no new cases of coronavirus after overnight lockdowns of residential buildings in Wan Chai, Happy Valley, Ho Man Tin and Causeway Bay. . A government spokesman said that about 80 residents had been tested at Lee Shun Building on Lockhart Road in...

Excessive lead found in Wan Chai building’s water

Drinking water at a private non-residential building in Wan Chai has been found to contain an excessive amount of lead, a government spokesman said on Wednesday. The Water Supplies Department found the water contained 17 microgrammes of lead per litre, which is 7 microgrammes higher than the SAR’s permitted standard....

Sai Wan Ho block on lockdown over Covid case

The government on Friday ordered an overnight lockdown at a building in Sai Wan Ho after a resident who was exempted from hotel quarantine tested preliminary positive for Covid-19. The resident, 55, works for the Russian consulate and was allowed to serve his quarantine at his home in Tower 1...

Analogue Records Net Profit Growth in 2021 Interim Results

HONG KONG, Aug 26, 2021 - (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) - Analogue Holdings Limited ("Analogue" or the "Company", together with its subsidiaries, collectively the "Group") (stock code: 1977), a leading electrical and mechanical ("E&M") engineering service provider in Hong Kong with operations in Macau, Mainland China, United States and United...

Tsuen Wan building under lockdown for testing

Officials have locked down a building in Tsuen Wan for coronavirus testing on Sunday evening after a resident tested positive for the L452R mutant strain of Covid-19 following a visit to Dubai. The 56-year-old man is being treated as an imported case, but had been staying at Block 1 of...

No cases found in Sheung Wan building lockdown

The government on Tuesday said it finished its compulsory Covid-19 testing exercise at 7am at the Centre Point residential building in Sheung Wan, where a 185 residents were tested and no confirmed cases were found. Police had sealed off the building on Staunton Street on Monday evening after a 27-year-old...