The Chinese mainland registered eight new COVID-19 cases on Tuesday - one locally transmitted in northern Tianjin Municipality and seven from overseas, the National Health Commission announced on Wednesday.
A total of five new asymptomatic COVID-19 cases were recorded - one also from Tianjin and four from overseas - while 456 asymptomatic patients remain under medical observation. No COVID-19-related deaths were reported on Monday, and 37 patients were discharged from hospitals.
As of Tuesday, the total confirmed COVID-19 cases reached 86,369, with 4,634 fatalities.
The total confirmed infections in the Hong Kong and Macao special administrative regions and the Taiwan region are as follows: