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HKFP Lens: Hong Kong’s Covid death rate highest in the developed world, as toll surpasses 2,000

Hong Kong’s Covid-19 death rate is now the highest in the developed world, according to Bloomberg’s study of Johns Hopkins University data. Whilst the government kept the coronavirus at bay for much of 2021, it failed to encourage elderly vaccination and was unprepared for the fifth wave, led by the omicron variant. Last week, officials’ […]