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Regional flag day today

     Three charities will hold flag sales from 7am to 12.30pm today (May 30). They are, on Hong Kong Island, Aberdeen Kai-Fong Welfare Association Limited; in Kowloon, International Church of the Foursquare Gospel-Hong Kong District Limited; and in the New Territories, Yuen Long Town Hall Management Committee Limited, a spokesman for the Social Welfare Department (SWD) said.

     Arrangements have been made with the charities to help people distinguish between the three flag-selling activities.

     Information on the three flag-selling organisations on May 30 is as follows:

Region       Name of          Colour of   Colour
             Organisation     Collection  of Flag
------       ------------     ----------  -------
Hong Kong    Aberdeen            Grey      White
Island       Kai-Fong

Kowloon      International       Purple    Purple
             Church of the
             Gospel-Hong Kong
             District Limited

New          Yuen Long Town       Yellow   White
Territories  Hall Management
             Committee Limited      

     For enquiries, please call the SWD's hotline at 2343 2255, or SWD headquarters at 2832 4311 during office hours. Information on the flag days of the month is also available at the SWD's website (

     Details of the charitable fund-raising activities covered by the Public Subscription Permit issued by the SWD have also been uploaded to the GovHK website (

     In the case of suspected fraudulent flag day activities, people should not make any donation and should immediately report the matter to the Police.

Ends/Saturday, May 30, 2015
Issued at HKT 06:01


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