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Regional flag day today

     Three charities will hold flag sales from 7am to 12.30pm today (November 21). They are, on Hong Kong Island, Playright Children's Play Association; in Kowloon, Children's Thalassaemia Foundation; and in the New Territories, Tseung Kwan O Sion Church 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 November 21 is as follows:

Region       Name of        Colour of    Colour
             Organisation   Collection   of Flag
------       ------------   ----------   -------

Hong Kong    Playright        Orange     White
Island       Children's

Kowloon      Children's       Red        White

New          Tseung Kwan O    Red        Red
Territories  Sion Church
     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, November 21, 2015
Issued at HKT 06:00


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