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Philip Yung attends ASEAN forum

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MIL OSI Asia Pacific – Source: Hong Kong Information Services Headline: Philip Yung attends ASEAN forum Permanent Secretary for Commerce & Economic Development (Commerce, Industry & Tourism) Philip Yung attended the Ministerial Roundtable of the 14th ASEAN Leadership Forum in Manila today. Mr Yung provided an update on Hong Kong-ASEAN relations at the meeting. He […]

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TK Lai lauds CSD recruits

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MIL OSI – Source: Hong Kong Information Services Headline: TK Lai lauds CSD recruits Secretary for Security TK Lai today inspected Correctional Services Department graduates. Thirty-four Officers and 135 Assistant Officers II completed training programmes. Two Officers were awarded the Principal’s Shield and five Assistant Officers II were awarded the Golden Whistle for outstanding performance. […]

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Letter fraud warning issued

By   /  April 29, 2017  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, English, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Information Services, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on Letter fraud warning issued

MIL OSI – Source: Hong Kong Information Services Headline: Letter fraud warning issued The Home Affairs Department has issued an alert about letters bearing the logos of different government departments. The letters claim the “Home Affairs Bureau/Home Affairs Department” will offer special benefits to the elderly and ask for personal information. The department said today […]

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Mortgage loans up 34%

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MIL OSI – Source: Hong Kong Information Services Headline: Mortgage loans up 34% Mortgage loans approved in March rose 33.9% month-on-month to $37 billion, the Monetary Authority announced today. Mortgage loans financing primary market transactions increased 9% to $7.5 billion, while those financing secondary market transactions grew 46.5% to $19 billion. Those for refinancing rose […]

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New sports centre to open

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MIL OSI – Source: Hong Kong Information Services Headline: New sports centre to open The new Harbour Road Sports Centre, relocated to 27 Harbour Road, Wan Chai, will open on May 8, the Leisure & Cultural Services Department announced today. The reprovisioned centre is adjacent to the existing one which will be demolished to facilitate […]

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$110.8b surplus recorded

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MIL OSI – Source: Hong Kong Information Services Headline: $110.8b surplus recorded The Government recorded a $110.8 billion surplus for the year ending March 31, with fiscal reserves standing at $953.7 billion, the Financial Services & the Treasury Bureau said today. Government expenditure amounted to $462.3 billion for the year and revenue was $573.1 billion. […]

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Health promotion applications open

By   /  April 28, 2017  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, English, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Information Services, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on Health promotion applications open

MIL OSI Asia Pacific – Source: Hong Kong Information Services Headline: Health promotion applications open The Food & Health Bureau is inviting non-profit-making organisations to apply for funding to implement health promotion projects. The Health Care & Promotion Scheme calls for projects that encourage people to adopt healthier lifestyles and create an environment that supports […]

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Financial review report welcomed

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MIL OSI Asia Pacific – Source: Hong Kong Information Services Headline: Financial review report welcomed Secretary for Financial Services & the Treasury Prof KC Chan today welcomed the publication of the Process Review Panel for the Financial Reporting Council’s eighth annual report. Prof Chan said the process review is an important institutional arrangement designed to […]

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Alert issued on phone scam

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MIL OSI – Source: Hong Kong Information Services Headline: Alert issued on phone scam The Immigration Department has urged the public to beware of phone messages from people claiming to be from the department. It issued the warning today saying it does not send prerecorded voice calls to the public, nor does it ask people […]

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Basic Law database goes online

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MIL OSI – Source: Hong Kong Information Services Headline: Basic Law database goes online The Constitutional & Mainland Affairs Bureau has launched an online database on the Basic Law. The launch marks the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and the implementation of the Basic Law. The database includes […]

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Multimedia production to be staged

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MIL OSI – Source: Hong Kong Information Services Headline: Multimedia production to be staged Local music group Contemporary Musiking will stage its latest multimedia production in June. The show features a piano performance, a visual display of Taoist beliefs and a musical act involving a light sculpture.  “Many Visions of Many Cosmos: Olivier Messiaen’s Visions […]

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MTR fare review endorsed

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MIL OSI – Source: Hong Kong Information Services Headline: MTR fare review endorsed The Transport Advisory Committee has expressed support for the results of the MTR Corporation’s Fare Adjustment Mechanism review. Committee members were briefed on the review results by the Government today. Committee Chairman Larry Kwok said members welcomed the new mechanism which will […]

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