HA staff uphold professionalism

The Hospital Authority has said public hospitals, with the need to ensure smooth operation and to provide a suitable environment for patient care, are not...

CE visits Kowloon Mosque

Chief Executive Carrie Lam today met leaders of the local Muslim community during a visit to the Kowloon Masjid & Islamic Centre in Tsim...

HK hosts digital health summit

The Fifth Global Digital Health Partnership Summit opened at the Science Park today, attracting more than 50 delegates from 18 economies and multinational organisations.        Organised...

Enhancements set for healthcare

(To watch the video with sign language interpretation, click here.)   Chief Executive Carrie Lam said the Government will expedite the setting up of district health...

Gov’t to encourage employment

(To watch the video with sign language interpretation, click here.)    The Government will enhance the Comprehensive Social Security Assistance Scheme to encourage employment, Chief Executive...

CE pledges childcare boost

(To watch the video with sign language interpretation, click here.)   To support children with special needs, Chief Executive Carrie Lam has planned to boost the...

Support for youth ensured

(To watch the video with sign language interpretation, click here.)   The Government will continue to support young people in various aspects, Chief Executive Carrie Lam said...

Flu jab campaign set

The Government Vaccination Programme will provide free seasonal influenza vaccinations to eligible people from October 23.   Eligible groups under the programme include pregnant women and...

Primary healthcare enhanced

(To watch the video with sign language interpretation, click here.)   District health centres can help alleviate the pressure on public hospitals, Secretary for Food &...

Temporary market to be built

The Government today announced it will build a temporary market in Tin Shui Wai.   It is expected to commence operation as soon as the end...

ID check rumours dismissed

The Home Affairs Department today dismissed claims that officials will visit the public to verify the validity of people’s personal identification documents.   The department made...

Reminder to doctors issued

The Government today said that there are professional requirements for registered doctors to issue sick leave certificates.   It made the statement in response to an...

Disabled aid scheme extended

The pilot scheme to raise the maximum level of disregarded earnings for recipients with disabilities under the Comprehensive Social Security Assistance (CSSA) Scheme will...

Flu jab subsidy set for Oct

The Vaccination Subsidy Scheme 2019-20 will start on October 9 to provide subsidised seasonal influenza vaccinations for eligible Hong Kong residents, the Centre for...

Report on anti-mask law clarified

The Prohibition on Face Covering Regulation is not in conflict with the Government's public health appeal.  The Government made the statement today to respond to...

HK float joins National Day parade

The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region’s float took part in the National Day Parade in Beijing today to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the founding...

Report on press cards refuted

Hong Kong does not have any official organisation responsible for issuing press identification.   The Government made the statement today to refute an online report alleging...

Liaison with NGOs underway

The Government is working with social welfare organisations to handle and comprehend why some social workers have been arrested during recent protests, Secretary for Labour...

August ovitrap index drops

The monthly ovitrap index for August dropped to 6.9% from 10.2% in July, the Food & Environmental Hygiene Department announced today.   None of the indices exceeded...

CE to attend community dialogue

Chief Executive Carrie Lam, together with four Principal Officials, will attend the first Community Dialogue session tomorrow.   The officials are Secretary for Home Affairs Lau...

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