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RMB stock trading backed

Secretary for Financial Services & the Treasury Christopher Hui today expressed his gratitude to various listed issuers in Hong Kong for their support to the proposal of setting up a renminbi (RMB) stock trading counter.   Mr Hui stated that further to the help rendered by the Legislative Council Panel on Financial Affairs regarding the Government's proposed measures to promote the issuance and trading of RMB stocks in Hong Kong and enhance the trading mechanism, a number of listed issuers have also backed the proposal.   Such listed issuers will actively explore the feasibility of setting up a new RMB trading counter for their issued shares.   Mr Hui explained that listed issuers who indicated their support today include Hang Seng Index constituent stocks with promising turnover.   “Their participation is a vote of confidence to the development of RMB securities in Hong Kong, which will be conducive to our promotion work to other issuers, enabling Hong Kong to graduall

Nearly 9m vaccine jabs given

About 8,978,900 doses of COVID-19 vaccines have been administered to the public, with about 4,590,200 people receiving their first dose and around 4,388,700 getting their second dose.   Among those given the first dose of vaccines, about 1,668,800 people have received the Sinovac jab and about 2,921,400 people got the BioNTech one.   For the second dose, about 1,601,500 people have received the Sinovac vaccine, while about 2,787,200 people have been administered the BioNTech jab.   About 6,900 people received jabs under the COVID-19 Vaccination Programme today.   Around 700 people received their first dose of the Sinovac vaccine and around 1,600 people received their second dose.   For the BioNTech vaccine, about 1,800 people received their first dose and around 2,900 people got their second dose.   The overall percentage of people who received the Sinovac vaccine at community vaccination centres is about 93%, while it is about 85% for the BioNTech one.   As of midnight, two people were sent to hospital.
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