Govt recognises 27 overseas medical schools

The government on Wednesday announced that doctors with medical qualifications from 27 non-local universities will be eligible to apply to practise in Hong Kong. They include 15 universities in the US, six in the UK, three in Canada, two in Australia, and one in Singapore. The list was compiled by...

Probe launched after empty Covid jab given to student

Health authorities said on Tuesday that they are investigating a report of a primary school pupil being given an empty syringe instead of the Covid vaccine. The Department of Health said a student nurse who administered the shot was from an outreach team sent by the New Town Integrated Medical...

Two arrested over ‘false’ jab exemption certificates

Police on Thursday said they had arrested a nurse and the woman in charge of a clinic in Kwun Tong for allegedly conspiring to give out falsified medical certificates for vaccine exemptions. The pair, aged 28 and 69, are suspected of conspiracy to forge documents. Officers said they received intelligence...

Sisram Medical Ltd Announces 2021 Record Annual Results

HONG KONG, Mar 17, 2022 - (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) - Sisram Medical Ltd (the "Company" or "Sisram", stock code: 1696.HK; together with its subsidiaries referred as the "Group"), a global consumer wellness group, featuring a never-before-seen synergistic ecosystem of business building blocks and consumer-focused branding, ranging from medical aesthetics...

Mainland medics arrive in Hong Kong

A team of 75 medical workers from the mainland arrived in Hong Kong on Monday to help the SAR fight the coronavirus outbreak. They will work at the community treatment facility at the AsiaWorld-Expo on Lantau. The team’s leader, Yu Tao, said all of the medical staff came from top...

We need more help from the mainland: HA chief

The chairman of the Hospital Authority, Henry Fan, said on Friday that he hopes the central government will send at least 1,000 medical staff to the city to help fight the Covid-19 outbreak. He made the call in an interview with the Global Times, after the government gazetted emergency laws...