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Explainer: Understanding the Hong Kong gov’t’s Covid-19 data, and the big jump in daily cases

The way that the government and some media outlets – including HKFP – report Hong Kong’s daily Covid-19 case load has changed. As infections surged and a significant bottleneck emerged at testing laboratories, it became clear that the number of new confirmed cases was not an adequate reflection of the epidemic situation in the city. […]