The Centre for Health Protection today said it is investigating nine additional COVID-19 cases, taking the number of confirmed cases in Hong Kong to 5,389.
Five of the new cases are locally transmitted, with three epidemiologically linked with an imported case and the other two with a local case.
The four imported cases arrived from Ecuador, Germany and Indonesia.
The Hospital Authority announced that an 88-year-old male COVID-19 patient passed away last night, taking the number of COVID-19 patients who died in public hospitals to 107.
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