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October 16 - Week in Review


October 16 - Week in Review

See the week's main Government news in pictures

Trade tactics: Secretary for the Civil Service Joshua Law (left) is briefed by a staff member at the Intellectual Property Investigation Bureau on October 16 on ways to combat unfair trade practices.

Youth engagement: Chief Executive Carrie Lam explains her 2017 Policy Address to young people on a live webcast held by the Federation of Youth Groups on October 16.

DC discussions: Financial Secretary Paul Chan meets the US Department of State’s Under Secretary for Political Affairs Thomas Shannon in Washington, DC, on October 16.

Preparations underway: Meeting the media before the Executive Council meeting on October 17, Chief Executive Carrie Lam says the Government is already preparing to implement her Policy Address initiatives.

Flu fighters: Centre for Health Protection Controller Dr Wong Ka-hing (centre) appeals to the public on October 17 to participate in the seasonal influenza and pneumococcal vaccination programmes. 

Academic power: Chief Secretary Matthew Cheung speaks at the CLP Power Academy Inaugural Ceremony & Professional Diploma in Power Engineering Course Commencement on October 17.

I&T initiatives: Secretary for Innovation & Technology Nicholas Yang (right) elaborates on Policy Address initiatives at a radio programme on October 18.

Serving seniors: Secretary for Labour & Welfare Dr Law Chi-kwong visits the Yang Memorial Methodist Social Service Senior Citizen Cognitive Training Centre on October 18.

Ink insights: "The Weight of Lightness: Ink Art" exhibition is being held at M+ until January 14.

School tour: Secretary for Home Affairs Lau Kong-wah (second right) tours Lung Cheung Government Secondary School during his visit to Wong Tai Sin District on October 18.

Simulated rescue: Firefighters participate in a hill fire and mountain rescue drill held at Sai Kung East Country Park on October 19.

Captured history: Replicas of historical documents concerning Dr Sun Yat-sen’s political career in the early years of the Republic of China will be displayed at the Dr Sun Yat-sen Museum from October 20 to March 28.

Textile bazaar: Secretary for Commerce & Economic Development Edward Yau (right) visits apparel and clothing accessories wholesalers on Yu Chau Street during his visit to Sham Shui Po District on October 19.

Nurturing youths: Chief Executive Carrie Lam speaks at the Luncheon in Celebration of Pei Hua Education Foundation 35th Anniversary & HKSAR 20th Anniversary on October 20.

Data-driven design: Secretary for the Civil Service Joshua Law (right) learns about the building information modelling technology during his visit to the Architectural Services Department on October 20.

Glassy glamour: An exhibition on the artworks by Japanese glass artist Kuroki Kuniaki is being held at Art One Gallery, Wan Chai, until October 30.

Campus journalism: Chief Secretary Matthew Cheung (left) views the finalist entries at the Campus Newspaper Awards presentation ceremony on October 20.

High honours: Chief Executive Carrie Lam presents the Grand Bauhinia Medal to Matthew Cheung at the 2017 Honours & Awards Presentation Ceremony at Government House on October 21.

Youth talk: Chief Executive Carrie Lam (centre) chats with students attending the Financial Services Development Council Career Day on October 21.

Regional rendezvous: Financial Secretary Paul Chan attends the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Finance Ministers' Meeting in Hoi An, Vietnam, on October 21.

Running start: Chief Secretary Matthew Cheung (left) fires the starting pistol for the Sowers Action Challenging 12 Hours Charity Marathon 2017 on October 22.

Pupil participation: Chief Secretary Matthew Cheung tours student booths at the ESF 50th Anniversary Marathon on October 22.

Trade tacticsYouth engagementDC discussionsPreparations underwayFlu fightersAcademic powerI&T initiativesServing seniorsInk insightsSchool tourSimulated rescueCaptured historyTextile bazaarNurturing youthsData-driven designGlassy glamourCampus journalismHigh honoursYouth talkRegional rendezvousRunning startPupil participation