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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Importer convicted for second time for importing hazardous electronic waste from Shanghai

By   /  October 9, 2018  /  24-7, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, English, Environment, Exports, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Government special administrative region, Justice, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Importer convicted for second time for importing hazardous electronic waste from Shanghai

Source: Hong Kong Government special administrative region Importer convicted for second time for importing hazardous electronic waste from ShanghaiImporter convicted for second time for importing hazardous electronic waste from Shanghai*****************************************************************************************      ​A local importer, Goodplace Environmental Protection Limited, illegally imported hazardous electronic waste (e-waste) from Shanghai and was fined $15,000 at Fanling Magistrates’ Courts […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Pig farm owner at Pat Heung in Yuen Long convicted for illegal discharge of livestock waste into watercourse

By   /  October 9, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Culture, English, Environment, fish, Fisheries, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Government special administrative region, Justice, law, Legal, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Pig farm owner at Pat Heung in Yuen Long convicted for illegal discharge of livestock waste into watercourse

Source: Hong Kong Government special administrative region Pig farm owner at Pat Heung in Yuen Long convicted for illegal discharge of livestock waste into watercoursePig farm owner at Pat Heung in Yuen Long convicted for illegal discharge of livestock waste into watercourse******************************************************************************************      ​The owner of a pig farm at Ma Pau Ling at Lin Fa Tei […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Legislation tackles financial risks

By   /  October 9, 2018  /  24-7, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking, Banking and Finance, Budget, Business, China, Commerce, Economy, English, Environment, FinTech, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Information Services, Investment, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Peoples Republic Of China, Technology, Trade, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Legislation tackles financial risks

Source: Hong Kong Information Services Financial Secretary Paul Chan Let me begin with a look at Hong Kong’s financial sector and our regulatory environment. In financial services, Hong Kong remains a global leader. Indeed, the Global Financial Centres Index last month once again ranked Hong Kong third in the world, only behind New York and […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Work report on initiatives published

By   /  October 9, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, English, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Information Services, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Work report on initiatives published

Source: Hong Kong Information Services A progress report on 10 initiatives unveiled in the 2017 Policy Address has been published online. Speaking to the media before today’s Executive Council meeting, Chief Executive Carrie Lam said the initiatives show the current-term Government is a people-oriented administration. One of such initiatives provided more assistance to patients with […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: 250 policy measures set

By   /  October 9, 2018  /  24-7, Aid, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Education, English, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Information Services, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: 250 policy measures set

Source: Hong Kong Information Services Chief Executive Carrie Lam today said the 2018 Policy Address will outline about 250 measures to address people’s concerns. Speaking to the media before the Executive Council meeting, Mrs Lam said she will highlight measures of particular concern in the Policy Address at the Legislative Council tomorrow. The Policy Address takes […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Entry and exit cases comply with law

By   /  October 9, 2018  /  24-7, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, English, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Information Services, Immigration, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Entry and exit cases comply with law

Source: Hong Kong Information Services Entry and exit issues are matters within Hong Kong’s autonomy under “one country, two systems”, Chief Executive Carrie Lam says.   She was responding to reporters’ questions about the Immigration Department’s decision not to renew Foreign Correspondents’ Club Vice-President Victor Mallet’s work visa.   Speaking ahead of an Executive Council meeting […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Cancer checks scheme reaches 100k

By   /  October 9, 2018  /  24-7, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, English, Health, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Information Services, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Cancer checks scheme reaches 100k

Source: Hong Kong Information Services The number of Colorectal Cancer Screening Programme participants has reached 100,000, the Department of Health announced today. It launched the pilot programme in September 2016 and regularised it in August to subsidise screening tests in phases for asymptomatic Hong Kong residents aged 50 to 75. The programme is now open […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: FS to attend global summits

By   /  October 9, 2018  /  24-7, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking, Banking and Finance, English, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Information Services, Indonesia, Melanesia, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: FS to attend global summits

Source: Hong Kong Information Services Financial Secretary Paul Chan will attend international conferences in Indonesia and Papua New Guinea from October 10 to 19. On October 10, he will leave for Bali, Indonesia, to attend the International Monetary Fund and World Bank Group annual meetings as a member of the Chinese delegation. During his stay, Mr […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: FS to attend international conferences in Indonesia and Papua New Guinea

By   /  October 9, 2018  /  24-7, APEC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), Asia Pacific Region, Banking, Banking and Finance, English, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Government special administrative region, Indonesia, International Monetary Fund, Melanesia, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: FS to attend international conferences in Indonesia and Papua New Guinea

Source: Hong Kong Government special administrative region FS to attend international conferences in Indonesia and Papua New GuineaFS to attend international conferences in Indonesia and Papua New Guinea************************************************************************      The Financial Secretary, Mr Paul Chan, will attend international conferences in Indonesia and Papua New Guinea from October 10 to 19.     In the evening on October 10, Mr […]

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MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Speech by FS at Pan Asian Regulatory Summit 2018 (English only) (with photo/video)

By   /  October 9, 2018  /  24-7, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking, Banking and Finance, Budget, Business, China, Commerce, Economy, English, Environment, FinTech, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Government special administrative region, Investment, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Peoples Republic Of China, Technology, Trade, United Nations, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI Asia-Pacific: Speech by FS at Pan Asian Regulatory Summit 2018 (English only) (with photo/video)

Source: Hong Kong Government special administrative region Speech by FS at Pan Asian Regulatory Summit 2018 (English only) (with photo/video)Speech by FS at Pan Asian Regulatory Summit 2018 (English only) (with photo/video)**********************************************************************************      Following is the speech by the Financial Secretary, Mr Paul Chan, at the Pan Asian Regulatory Summit 2018 this morning (October 9): David […]

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