The Food & Health Bureau has urged the trade to ensure sufficient supply of powdered formula for local infants and young children during the peak demand period in the run-up to Christmas and Lunar New Year.
The Government will consider allowing the use of more roads on the Hong Kong Marathon route, if the proposals are feasible and District Councils support them, Secretary for Home Affairs Tsang Tak-sing tells legislators.
The Food & Environmental Hygiene Department has ordered two restaurants in Quarry Bay, which repeatedly breached the Food Business Regulation by illegally extending the food business area, to suspend business for two weeks.
The Commission on Poverty has held a meeting to discuss retirement protection, and has decided to conduct a public consultation to collect and consolidate views on the issue from different social sectors.
The Department of Health has updated the list of affected areas in the local reporting criteria for Ebola, in response to the World Health Organisation declaring the end of an outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo's Equateur Province.