China reports 22 imported COVID-19 cases: officials

Beijing: Health authorities in China say in their own Sat. record on the COVID-19 that the nation had no locally transmitted infections within the latest 24-hour period, although 22 instances have been affirmed in Chinese arriving from abroad.

Awhile the regional spread of the infection appears to were contained in mainland China, the semi-autonomous southern city of Hong Kong continues to struggle with its worst outburst from the epidemic started.

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam stated Fri. that free COVID-19 tests going to be offered to locals during this 1st 2 weeks of Sep, in hopes of restarting the heavily services-dependent regional economy.

A new rise in infections that initiated in Jul has over tripled the amount of instances in Hong Kong to 4,632, with a overall of 75 demises.