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Regional flag day today

     Three charities will hold flag sales from 7am to 12.30pm today (May 21). They are, on Hong Kong Island, BOND; in Kowloon, APMM Company Limited; and in the New Territories, Against Child Abuse 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 21 is as follows:

Region        Name of         Colour of    Colour
              Organisation    Collection   of Flag
---------     ------------    ----------   -------
Hong Kong     BOND            Light        Light
Island                        Blue         Green

Kowloon       APMM Company    Yellow       Yellow

New           Against Child   Red          Red
Territories   Abuse 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 21, 2016
Issued at HKT 06:01


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