The present measures efficient from January 7 embody a night dine-in ban at eating places and the closure of venues similar to cinemas, gyms and wonder parlours, stories Xinhua news company.
Passenger flights from Australia, Britain, Canada, France, India, Pakistan, the Philippines and the US will proceed to be suspended till February 4, she stated.
Lam additionally introduced that functions for the fifth spherical of anti-pandemic fund might be open by subsequent week.
Meanwhile, Hong Kong reported 9 new instances of Covid-19 over the previous 24 hours, taking the full tally of confirmed instances to 13,025, information from the Center for Health Protection (CHP) confirmed.
Meanwhile, the entire genome sequencing evaluation of 69 instances introduced earlier confirmed all of them carried the (*14*) variant of Covid-19, bringing the full variety of infections to 396.
Since the launch of a mass inoculation program in February 2021, about 5.11 million folks, or 75.8 per cent of the eligible inhabitants, have taken at the least one shot of a Covid-19 vaccine, whereas about 4.72 million, or 70 per cent of the individuals are absolutely vaccinated.
Meanwhile, 626,535 folks in Hong Kong have taken a booster shot as of Friday.