Free jazz concert set

A free outdoor jazz concert will be held at the Olympic Square in Hong Kong Park from 2.30pm to 6.30pm on September 22.   Jazz lovers...

More healthcare workers needed

Secretary for Food...

Community dialogue set

Chief Executive Carrie Lam, together with Principal Officials, will attend the first Community Dialogue session on September 26, the Government announced today.   The event will...

Welfare cases down 0.1%

The overall Comprehensive Social Security Assistance caseload fell to 222,086 in August, down 0.1% on July, the Social Welfare Department announced today.   The total number...

National Day fireworks cancelled

The National Day fireworks display has been cancelled, the Government announced today.   The display was originally scheduled for the evening of October 1.   The Government said...

Elderly academy funds open

A new round of Elder Academy Scheme funding applications opened today.   School-sponsoring bodies of primary and secondary schools as well as post-secondary institutions can apply for...

CE inspects pre-school services

Chief Executive Carrie Lam today visited a nursery school providing pre-school rehabilitation services in Causeway Bay.   Mrs Lam was briefed by the school principal on...

Unemployment remains at 2.9%

The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 2.9% in the period between June and August, unchanged from the May-July period, the Census & Statistics Department...

First open dialogue set

 (To watch the video with sign language interpretation, click here.)   Chief Executive Carrie Lam has announced that the Government will hold the first session of...

HK welcomes overseas doctors

Secretary for Food...

Health chief heads to Australia

Secretary for Food & Health Prof Sophia Chan will visit Melbourne and Sydney from September 16 to 20.   Her goal is to promote the limited...

Prof Sophia Chan to visit Australia

Secretary for Food & Health Prof Sophia Chan will visit Melbourne and Sydney from September 16 to 20.   Her goal is to promote the limited...

Hospital operator applications open

(To watch the video with sign language interpretation, click here.)   The Food & Health Bureau is inviting applications for prequalification for the operation of the...

Gov’t set for direct dialogue

Chief Executive Carrie...

Henry Fan to head HA

Henry Fan has been appointed Hospital Authority Chairman for two years starting December 1, the Government announced today.   Secretary for Food & Health Prof Sophia...

World Cultures Festival set

The artistic gems of five Nordic countries will be showcased at the World Cultures Festival.   Organised by the Leisure & Cultural Services Department, the festival,...

Lantern shows open

The Leisure & Cultural Services Department will present lantern displays and lighting installations to celebrate the coming Mid-Autumn Festival.   A lighting installation entitled "Wishing Pavilion",...

Gov’t sincere about dialogue

(To watch the video with sign language interpretation, click here.)   The Government is sincere about initiating a direct dialogue with people of different stances and backgrounds,...

Cattle Depot Art Park opens

An opening ceremony was held today for the Cattle Depot Art Park, a revitalisation project under the Kowloon City District Signature Project Scheme.   The former...

Keeping traditions alive

To make an authentic traditional lantern, simple materials such as bamboo strips, iron wires, tissue paper, colourful fabrics and adhesive paste are used.   When creating...

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