New space show to launch

The Space Museum will launch a new sky show HORIZON: Beyond the Edge of the Visible Universe on May 1.   Audiences will be able to...

Sophia Chan visits Sham Shui Po

Secretary for Food & Health Prof Sophia Chan today toured the Caritas Medical Centre and a market during a visit to Sham Shui Po.   Prof Chan...

Basic Law quiz final held

Secretary for Home Affairs Lau Kong-wah today officiated at the Basic Law Quiz Competition Final & Prize Presentation Ceremony.   Speaking at the ceremony, Mr Lau said the...

HK Games open

The Seventh Hong Kong Games opened today at the Hong Kong Coliseum.   Acting Chief Executive Matthew Cheung announced the official opening of the games.   At the opening...

People, pets share HK parks

What better way to spend your leisure time than by going to the park with your family? For many people, their pet is a...

Fest held to promote reading

Secretary for Education Kevin Yeung today officiated at a reading promotion event which drew 2,500 school heads, teachers, students and their parents.   The 2019 World...

Animal welfare views sought

A public consultation on the Government’s proposals for enhancing animal welfare is being held until July 31.   The Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Ordinance will...

Internship exemption mooted

The Medical Association proposed an option to standardise the period of required internship to be exempted in various public health authorities during the Food...

Gov’t, medical groups meet

The meeting with representatives of medical groups tonight to discuss public healthcare manpower issues is constructive and very harmonious, Secretary for Food & Health Prof Sophia...

Sophia Chan visits Sha Tin

Secretary for Food & Health Prof Sophia Chan today visited Mei Lam Estate and the Prince of Wales Hospital during a tour to Sha...

Law Chi-kwong tours Tung Chung

Secretary for Labour & Welfare Dr Law Chi-kwong today visited Tung Chung to take a closer look at welfare services there.   He toured the Neighbourhood...

One measles case recorded

The Centre for Health Protection today recorded a measles case involving a 37-year-old man who went to Singapore and Malaysia during the incubation period.   The patient...

Welfare cases dip 0.3%

The overall Comprehensive Social Security Assistance caseload dropped to 224,603 in March, down 0.3% on February, the Social Welfare Department announced today.            The total number...

World Book Day marked

To tie in with World Book Day, the Leisure & Cultural Services Department's Hong Kong Public Libraries (HKPL) and Radio Television Hong Kong held a ceremony...

IT subsidies for disabled open

The Jockey Club IT Scheme for People with Visual Impairment and the Central Fund for Personal Computers will be open for applications from tomorrow...

Sports park construction starts

Chief Executive Carrie...

HK, Henan sign cultural pact

Hong Kong today signed a letter of intent with Henan to strengthen cultural exchange and collaboration between the two places and facilitate their sharing...

Co-living brings people together

Residents of a Hong Kong Council of Social Service Community Housing Movement co-living space in To Kwa Wan are a close-knit community.   They share more than...

Lazy Lion gets HK moving

With his endearing appearance, Lazy Lion portrays the impact of physical inactivity on a person’s health. He has come up with many reasons and...

Doctors to be treated equally

Chief Executive Carrie Lam today expressed some concerns about a new plan proposed by doctors’ groups for overseas doctors to work in Hong Kong.    Under...

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