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Government announces re-appointments to Hong Kong Tourism Board

     The Government today (July 15) announced the re-appointments of Mr Victor Chan Kok-wai and Mr James Tong Wai-pong to the Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB).

     Mr Chan is re-appointed for a term of two years from July 19, 2016, to July 18, 2018. Mr Tong is re-appointed for a term of two years from August 16, 2016, to August 15, 2018.

     "During the past two years, Mr Chan and Mr Tong have provided valuable suggestions on various aspects of the HKTB's work. We are delighted that they have accepted the re-appointments," a spokesman for the Commerce and Economic Development Bureau said.

     Appointments to the HKTB are made by the Financial Secretary under section 9 of the Hong Kong Tourism Board Ordinance, under authority delegated by the Chief Executive.

Ends/Friday, July 15, 2016
Issued at HKT 11:30