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May 22 - Week in Review


May 22 - Week in Review

See the week's main Government news in pictures

Cyborg classroom: Chief Secretary Matthew Cheung launches an intelligent robot learning programme for children with special needs on May 22.

Community care: Secretary for Development Eric Ma launches the Kwai Tsing District section of the Celebrations for All project on May 22.

Health delegates: Secretary for Food & Health Dr Ko Wing-man (second left) attends the World Health Organisation's 70th World Health Assembly as a member of the People's Republic of China delegation in Geneva on May 22.

Offering condolences: Chief Executive CY Leung expresses sympathy for the victims of the Manchester terrorist attack before attending the May 23 Executive Council meeting.

Divine inspiration: Chief Executive CY Leung opens an exhibition on Jao Tsung-i's art works inspired by Dunhuang culture at the Heritage Museum on May 23.

Further festivities: Chief Secretary Matthew Cheung launches on May 23 the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region 20th anniversary celebration activities organised by the Chiu Chow Chamber of Commerce.

Day of downpours: The Hong Kong Observatory issues the first Black Rainstorm Warning of the year on May 24 as a low-pressure trough brings heavy rain to the coastal area.

ASEAN audient: Secretary for Education Eddie Ng (right) meets Deputy Secretary-General of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations Vongthep Arthakaivalvatee in London on May 23.

Economic engagement: Secretary for Financial Services & the Treasury Prof KC Chan (left) meets Executive Vice Mayor of Shanghai Zhou Bo on May 24 in Shanghai.

Return retrospective: Chief Executive CY Leung opens an exhibition celebrating the 20th Anniversary of the return of Hong Kong to the motherland on May 24.

London calling: Secretary for Justice Rimsky Yuen (right) meets Asia House Chief Executive Michael Lawrence in London on May 24.

Time travel: Six Egyptian mummies and 200 other invaluable artefacts from the British Museum will be on show at the Science Museum from June 2.

Happy landings: Acting Chief Executive Matthew Cheung speaks at the Travel Industry Council Appreciation Dinner 2017 on May 25.

Oxford visit: Secretary for Justice Rimsky Yuen (back centre) meets Hong Kong students at Oxford University on May 25.

Green goals: Secretary for the Environment KS Wong (centre) attends the 18-month Waste Check Charter commendation ceremony on May 26.

Artistic achievements: Acting Chief Executive Paul Chan speaks at the Hong Kong Arts Development Awards presentation ceremony on May 26.

Legal liaison: Secretary for Justice Rimsky Yuen meets International Policy Advisor of the Law Society of England & Wales Donna Evans in London on May 26.

Duty dispute: Acting Chief Executive Paul Chan speaks at the Tax Debate Competition 2017 held by the Taxation Institute on May 27.

Code convention: Chief Executive CY Leung speaks at a Beijing forum on the 20th anniversary of the implementation of the Basic Law on May 27.

Happy families: Acting Chief Secretary TK Lai opens Family Health Month 2017 on May 27.

Direct access: Liantang/Heung Yuen Wai Boundary Control Point will be the seventh land-based crossing between Hong Kong and Shenzhen when it opens next year.

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