The Hong Kong 2009 East Asian Games (EAG) Flag Raising Ceremony was held at the Olympic Square in Hong Kong Park today (December 4). Delegation members of the nine participating countries/regions gathered to witness the solemn raising of the flags. They were warmly welcomed by the Secretary for Home Affairs, Mr Tsang Tak-sing, on behalf of the HKSAR government. Picture shows Mr Tsang delivering the welcome speech at the ceremony.