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Flu jab booking set

Community vaccination centres (CVCs) in various districts will offer free seasonal influenza vaccination (SIV) to Hong Kong residents aged 50 or above when they are there for COVID-19 vaccination starting from October 6.   The Government announced today that eligible people can make reservations for receiving both COVID-19 vaccination and SIV through the COVID-19 Vaccination Programme booking system starting from 9am tomorrow.   They may also choose to receive the free SIV on site when they are receiving the COVID-19 jab starting from October 6.   Given that local seasonal influenza activity has been staying at low levels since February 2020, the overall immunity against influenza in the community is at present relatively low, the Government noted.   As the winter flu season is approaching, citizens are strongly urged to complete the recommended dosage of COVID-19 vaccines and the latest seasonal influenza vaccine as early as possible to obtain better protection in the event of

HK bags National Games gold

Hong Kong cycling athlete Lee Sze-wing today grabbed a gold medal in the 14th National Games Women's Individual (Road Cycling) event.   Secretary for Home Affairs Caspar Tsui congratulated the cyclist for her achievement at the games.   Mr Tsui said: “Lee Sze-wing gave full play to her skills in the competition. We are thrilled that she won a gold medal for Hong Kong.   “I would like to thank the coaches, staff and family who have given their support to the athlete.”
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