Territory-wide flag day today

     Hong Kong Association of the Deaf will hold a territory-wide flag sale from 7am to 12.30pm today (August 17), a spokesman for the Social Welfare Department (SWD) said today. 

     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 (www.swd.gov.hk/en/index/site_whatsnew/).

     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 (www.gov.hk/fundraising).

     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/Wednesday, August 17, 2016
Issued at HKT 6:00