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Coronavirus: Hong Kong logs 12 new cases, while officials aim to lower age threshold for jabs under government scheme to 16

Hong Kong recorded 12 new coronavirus cases on Tuesday, while the civil service minister revealed authorities were looking at broadening the eligibility criteria for receiving a Covid-19 vaccination by lowering the age threshold to 16. Four of the latest cases were locally transmitted, of which one was untraceable. The remaining eight infections were imported from France, Indonesia, Pakistan and the Philippines. All but one of the infected people carried a mutant strain of the coronavirus,…

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