Man arrested in Hong Kong after visiting 9 medical clinics in 5 days to obtain free Covid-19 (...)

Man arrested in Hong Kong after visiting 9 medical clinics in 5 days to obtain free Covid-19 antiviral drugs by allegedly pretending to have virus

[South China Morning Post] - 03/18/2023

Suspect, 60, arrested in Sham Shui Po for alleged fraud.


In Hong Kong newspapers

HKMAO revamp a standard government review: Starry Lee
Hong Kong’s sole delegate to the National People's Congress Standing Committee on Saturday said Beijing's decision (...)
[RTHK] - 18/03/2023
Helper job-hopping remains a concern, says Chris Sun
The Secretary for Labour and Welfare on Saturday said there is still a need to regulate job-hopping among foreign (...)
[RTHK] - 18/03/2023
West Kowloon gears up for return of tour groups
The CEO of the West Kowloon Cultural District on Saturday said the district is gearing up for an expected uptake in (...)
[RTHK] - 18/03/2023
10 years after one of Hong Kong’s longest strikes, dockers’ union struggles to uphold labour rights
Ten years ago this month, Hong Kong’s main container port was rocked by one of the longest labour strikes in the (...)
[HKFP] - 18/03/2023
Bomb disposal officers detonate grenade found near popular Hong Kong hiking trail; officers investigate whether item is Japanese war (...)
Police called in after man discovers possible Japanese grenade on Saturday morning on Wong Nai Chung Gap Road in (...)
[South China Morning Post] - 18/03/2023
Hong Kong tourist rip-off: British writer reports falling victim to overcharging by taxi driver on trip from (...)
Taxi driver blocks tourist’s view of meter with a suitcase and then fakes receipt when asked for (...)
[South China Morning Post] - 18/03/2023
Suspected World War II Japanese grenade made safe
Police on Saturday said bomb disposal officers had made safe a World War II grenade, that was found near a hiking (...)
[RTHK] - 18/03/2023
More effective communication with mainland Chinese authorities will help Hong Kong, city leader John Lee says, as he wraps up week-long (...)
Hong Kong Chief Executive John Lee says officials will ‘spare no effort in solving problems together with their (...)
[South China Morning Post] - 18/03/2023
Call for more oversight on non-local nurses
A patients rights advocate on Saturday said more needs to be done to ensure the quality of outside nurses, and to (...)
[RTHK] - 18/03/2023
Forget ‘Hello Hong Kong’, are we ‘Heartless Hong Kong’ after elderly woman hawker debacle?
Forget ‘Hello Hong Kong’, we risk being labelled ‘Heartless Hong Kong’ after the recent street hawker case, which (...)
[South China Morning Post] - 18/03/2023
Better late than never: Hong Kong plays catch-up with schemes allowing e-payment across borders, a boon for (...)
Ahead of the game, Singapore has already struck e-payment deals with Thailand and other countries.
[South China Morning Post] - 18/03/2023