The HKSAR government's Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department (AFCD) collected samples from the cat for tests, and its oral cavity, nasal and rectal samples tested positive for the COVID-19 virus.
In a notice late yesterday, Hong Kong's Agricultural and Fisheries Department said there is now no evidence that pet animals can be a source of Covid-19 and owners should not abandon their pets.
The 25-year-old owner - who is in a serious condition - had visited a bar in Central before developing a fever on March 20.
The cat is the third animal to test positive in Hong Kong, following earlier cases in which two dogs tested weak positive or positive during repeated tests for the virus.
The case in Belgium was revealed last Friday by officials who said it was an "isolated case" which had spread from human to animal.
'The cat had diarrhoea, kept vomiting and had breathing difficulties.
Fils de légende de la Formule 1 a dépassé son père
Nul doute qu’elle offrira à Mika la meilleure option pour poursuivre sa carrière dans le sport automobile. Et il n'est pas Andrei Arshavin, pour répondre à la question sur les attentes facilement et naturellement.
A veterinary expert said it was theoretically more likely that cats would get infected than dogs, but the chances were slim.
"The immune system in cats and dogs is very similar", Dr Lawren Durocher-Babek said.
The short-haired pet lived with an infected young woman in Shek Pai Wan Estate, Aberdeen, and was sent to quarantine on Monday. "We also have not had any confirmed cases of pet to human transmission", she added.
The mixed-breed dog did not test positive for the virus and neither dog was showing any symptoms, officials said.
The World Health Organisation also states on their website that there is no evidence that a dog, cat or any pet can transmit Covid-19.
"It is still recommended that people with the virus limit contact with animals until more information is known", said the CDC.
'It is just necessary, for sick people, to respect the usual hygiene rules so as not to take any risks to your entourage and animals'.
In a virtual media briefing, Health Undersecretary Maria Rosario Vergeire said 88 patients have died and 49 recovered. The coronavirus epidemic is "far from over" in the Asia-Pacific region. "Let me be clear".
En France, en moyenne, le prix du gazole a baisse de 1,10 % depuis une semaine, de 9,7 % depuis un mois et de 14,4 % (21,2€c/l). En ce qui concerne le gaz, la cotation mensuelle du BUTANE enregistre une baisse à 480 $/TM (11,93 %).
En effet, avoir mille et une tâches à accomplir à la fois, ça peut avoir des effets négatifs. En effet, les travailleurs effectuent les tâches beaucoup plus rapidement tout en conservant leur qualité de vie.
He went on to explain just over 8,000 ventilators have already been deployed in NHS hospitals, but added "we need more". So far, 143,186 people in the United Kingdom have now been tested for Covid-19 and of those, 25,150 were positive.
He also said that she is taking food normally and information circulated in the media that she is very sick is false. Kanika is presently admitted to the Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences (SGPGIMS), Lucknow .
Do masks help stop the spread of COVID-19?
Now, though, we are learning that masks possibly can provide a measure of protection for people who aren't sick, if used properly. An ideal face cover can be cleaned in a washing machine and machine dried without damage or distorting its shape, the memo said.
James Webb Space Telescope Full Mirror Deployment a Success
Since 2018, the Hubble Space Telescope has mentioned over 1.5 million observable facts of in excess of 43 500 divine articles. The ESA said: "The health and safety of visitors and organizers of Hubble 30 celebrations events remain our top priority".
Leroy Merlin en Russie est au bord du scandale ?
La part du réseau Leroy Merlin sur le marché russe de "l'équipement ménager" approche les 20%. Beaucoup d'entre eux se plaignent des manifestations de corruption et des violations de l'éthique des affaires.