Healthcare

Social distancing measures to see 14-day extension

The period covered will be from 21 January to 20 February.
1 day ago

Social distancing measures to see 14-day extension

The period covered will be from 21 January to 20 February.
1 day ago

'Vaccine measures won't be lifted anytime soon': Carrie Lam

Areas of concern include the quarantine hotel and pet shop clusters.
3 days ago

HSBC Life opens online application for insurance plan

Eligible customers who will apply online can get a 20% first-year premium discount.
5 days ago

Quarantine period for local close contacts shortened to 14 days

Following this will be a week of self-monitoring and a virus test on the 19th day. 

What are the social distancing measures in effect in the next 2 weeks?

The government tightened the social measures due to rising coronavirus cases.

Israel and Hong Kong forge fertile business bonds

The Head of Economic and Commercial Mission for the Consulate General of Israel says several of its companies are keen on entering the Hong Kong market.

DCH Auriga clinches Team of the Year trophy at the 2021 HKB Management Excellence Awards

The healthcare distributor supported Hong Kong’s COVID-19 vaccination roll out with a successful ultra-low temperature storage and distribution program.

Could vaccine passports move the economic needle?

Some reflection is perhaps in order as we approach the second anniversary of COVID-19’s initial outbreak. 

SSY Group sees 11.6% profit growth to $276m in H1

The company declared an interim dividend of HK$0.05 per share.

HK lists Macau as 'at-risk' places for COVID

Residents who stayed in Macau in the last 14 days will be ineligible to return to Hong Kong.

What the new 'event premises' arrangement is all about

This will be in place for two weeks until 4 August.

Zylox-Tonbridge estimates $2.37b gains in global offering

The company has set its offer price at $42.7 per share.

Jacobson Pharma profit climbs nearly 20% to $173.7m

This is despite the 8% revenue drop during the year ended March 2021.

Ping An breaks through with AI-driven drug research

This is expected to speed up drug discovery which at present takes up to 15 years.

AstraZeneca HK, Lippo Healthcare partner for health innovation in GBA

The collaboration will address healthcare challenges in treating chronic diseases.

Jardine Matheson offers three Mercedes Benz for you to get the jab done

The company will be offering $10m worth of incentives to promote vaccination.