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Transcript of remarks by STH

     Following is the transcript of remarks by the Secretary for Transport and Housing, Mr Frank Chan Fan, at a media session after attending radio programmes today (January 18):

Reporter: Is that a general direction for the rent control study because you said you have an open attitude towards the whole...Read More »


Lantau Development Advisory Committee holds 14th meeting

     The Lantau Development Advisory Committee held its 14th meeting today (January 18), which was also the last meeting for the third term of the Committee.

     At the meeting, the Committee discussed the work of the Sustainable Lantau Office and the progress of the "Ecological Study for Pui O, Shui Hau, Tai...Read More »


Special traffic arrangements for race meeting in Sha Tin tomorrow

     Police advise motorists that special traffic arrangements will be implemented in Sha Tin to facilitate the race meeting tomorrow (January 19).

     The arrangements will come into effect two hours before the start of the first race and will last until the crowds have dispersed after the race meeting.

     Appropriate traffic signs will...Read More »


Key statistics on service demand of A&E Departments and occupancy rates in public hospitals

The following is issued on behalf of the Hospital Authority:

     During the winter surge, the Hospital Authority is closely monitoring the service demand of Accident and Emergency Departments and the occupancy rates in public hospitals. Key service statistics are being issued daily for public information. Details are in the appended...Read More »


Red flag hoisted at Silverstrand Beach

Attention TV/radio announcers:

Please broadcast the following as soon as possible:

Here is an item of interest to swimmers.

     The Leisure and Cultural Services Department announced today (January 18) that due to big waves, the red flag has been hoisted at Silverstrand Beach in Sai Kung District. Beach-goers are advised not to swim...Read More »


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