New function kicks off at social services facilities on Monday, and will be installed at eateries, medical institutions and entertainment venues by Chinese New Year.
Officials hopeful that travel within the Greater Bay Area will be relaxed shortly, but as yet make no firm undertakings.
Health Bureau aligning its procedures with mainland authorities, keeping a watchful eye on vaccine development as new variant spreads rapidly around the world.
Residents encouraged to take up new, slicker mobile app; health chief ponders how to get more senior citizens vaccinated.
App will only be used at health facilities during trial run; travel history will remain on users’ smartphones and will be not be uploaded to Health Bureau database.
Medical staff await the findings of international studies before launching roll-out; new contact tracing function on Macao Health Code ready soon.
Almost all 30- and 40-somethings have had either one or both jabs; SSM will focus on senior citizens who are still shirking their inoculations.
Health Bureau experts use viral genome sequencing to track down source of spate of recent cases.
New ruling comes into force at midnight; health officials report 500,802 swabbed so far in city-wide testing, 404,898 negative results.
The guards rode buses 25B, 26A, 33, 37, 101X and MT1 between 19 and 24 September. Health officials appeal to passengers to come forward.
Health chief Alvis Lo Iek Long blasts lax procedures at quarantine hotels and warns Macao residents to strictly observe prevention measures.
Number of vaccinees doubles in the space of a week, while 10,000 are booking a jab every day, compared to 2,000 previously.
All arrivals must be fully vaccinated or present a valid excuse and undergo 14 days medical observation quarantine.
Authorities wary of wave of new cases as many students and staff have visited the mainland during summer holidays.
Lockdown ends in Rua de Coelho do Amaral after no cases detected, but public warned not to drop their guard.
City breathes sigh of relief after last week’s drive revealed no positive cases; but more than 1,000 people remain in quarantine after contact with ‘Xi’an Quartet’.
Visitors from many mainland cities face varying degrees of quarantine after fresh wave of Covid-19 cases.
No concrete plans as yet, as government monitors health situation before giving the green light; 53rd Covid-19 case confirmed.
As doctors treat Macao’s 52nd virus case, government says arrivals from Taiwan must undergo a week’s self-health management after quarantine.
Data recorded by the latest weapon in the battle against Covid-19 will stay on users’ smartphones and not be uploaded to government database.
Health chief says that ‘right now is the right time’ to tighten Health Code requirements across the city.
Government restricts access to public transport and many public venues as Covid-19 spreads in Guangdong.
The new measure is aimed in part at encouraging residents to get vaccinated. Some arrivals may face up to 35 days’ quarantine.
New online application system makes entry easier, but there is still plenty of red tape to negotiate.
Carrier is a 24-year-old woman who had been studying in UK and returned to Macao earlier this month, having previously tested positive for Covid-19.