Intangible heritage scheme opens

The Leisure & Cultural Services Department is inviting applications for Partnership Projects under the Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH) Funding Scheme.   Applications are invited for three...

Cultural Centre fun day set

To celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Cultural Centre, the Leisure & Cultural Services Department will hold a fun day from noon to 5.30pm...

Welfare cases down 0.4%

The overall Comprehensive Social Security Assistance caseload fell to 221,106 in September, down 0.4% from August, the Social Welfare Department announced today.       The total number...

Celebrations set for iconic trail

The Agriculture, Fisheries & Conservation Department will hold the MacLehose Trail 40th Anniversary Celebration Day at Shing Mun Country Park on October 26.   People are...

HK an inclusive society

(To watch the video with sign language interpretation, click here.)   Chief Executive Carrie Lam’s visit to the Kowloon Masjid & Islamic Centre yesterday underlines that...

Hiking trail stamps to be issued

Hongkong Post will issue a set of special stamps on the theme "Hong Kong Hiking Trails Series No. 2: MacLehose Trail".    The set of 10...

Street cleaning guidelines issued

The Food & Environmental Hygiene Department has issued guidelines for workers who clean the streets after mass gatherings, Secretary for Food & Health Prof...

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...

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