SHA visits Tai Po (10.12.2008)

  • The Secretary for Home Affairs, Mr Tsang Tak-sing (second left), visits the renovation works at Tin Hau Temple in Lam Tsuen, Tai Po.

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2009 East Asian Games One-year Countdown Ceremony (5.12.2008)

  • The Secretary for Home Affairs, Mr Tsang Tak-sing (from left); the President of the Olympic Council of Asia, HH Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah; the Chief Executive, Mr Donald Tsang; and the Chairman of the 5th East Asian Games Planning Committee, Mr Timothy Fok officiate at the Hong Kong 2009 East Asian Games One-year Countdown Ceremony at Hong Kong Cultural Centre Piazza.

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Secretary for Home Affairs' Commendation Scheme Presentation Ceremony ( 13.11.2008 )

  • The Secretary for Home Affairs, Mr Tsang Tak-sing (left), presents commendation at the ceremony. A total of 113 people were awarded for their contributions to community building and social services.

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Biennial Reception for AC Office-bearers (4.11.2008)

  • The Secretary for Home Affairs, Mr Tsang Tak-sing welcomes all at the Biennial Reception for Area Committee Office-bearers (2008-2010) held at the Hong Kong Heritage Museum.

  • The Secretary for Home Affairs, Mr Tsang Tak-sing (right), Political Assistant to Secretary for Home Affairs, Mr Caspar Tsui (right, second row), and Islands District Officer Mr Byron Lam (second from right, second row) listen to the views of Islands District Council Members at the Reception.

  • The Secretary for Home Affairs, Mr Tsang Tak-sing (centre) and Director of Home Affairs Department, Mrs Pamela Tan (second from right) chat with Kwun Tong Area Committee Office-bearers.

  • The Secretary for Home Affairs, Mr Tsang Tak-sing (second from left) and Director of Home Affairs, Mrs Pamela Tan (centre) listen to the views of Shatin Area Committee Office-bearers.

  • The Secretary for Home Affairs, Mr Tsang Tak-sing (right) chats with Yau Tsim Mong Area Committee Office-bearers.

  • The Secretary for Home Affairs, Mr Tsang Tak-sing (centre, front row), Director of Home Affairs, Mrs Pamela Tan (centre, front row) take a picture with Yau Tsim Mong Area Committee Office-bearers.

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Government, businesses and community collaborate to promote social enterprises (9.10.2008)

  • The Secretary for Home Affairs, Mr Tsang Tak-sing(centre), and the Chairman of the Advisory Committee of the Enhancing Self-Reliance Through District Partnership Programme, Prof Stephen Cheung visit a social enterprise "Leisure Outlet" at South Horizons Shopping Centre, Ap Lei Chau. The "Leisure Outlet" was set up with funding support from the Partnership Programme operated by the Home Affairs Department. The programme aims to provide seed money to social enterprise projects to create job and training opportunities for the socially disadvantaged in order to help them to be self-reliant.

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SHA congratulates Hong Kong wheelchair fencing team in Beijing (16.9.2008)

  • Yu Chui-yee, Chan Yui-chong and Fan Pui-shan of the Hong Kong wheelchair fencing team scored two gold medals and one bronze medal at the wheelchair fencing competitions of the Paralympic Games in Beijing. Pictured are the Secretary for Home Affairs, Mr Tsang Tak-sing (fourth left), the Secretary for Food and Health, Dr York Chow (second left), the Secretary for Development, Mrs Carrie Lam (fourth right, back row), Yu Chui-yee (left, front row) and Fan Pui-shan (right, front row) after the competition.

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SHA congratulates So Wa-wai in Beijing (15.9.2008)

  • The Secretary for Home Affairs, Mr Tsang Tak-sing (first left), the Secretary for Development, Mrs Carrie Lam (second right), and Chairman of Hong Kong Paralympic Committee and Sports Association for the Physically Disabled, Mrs Jenny Fung (second left), congratulate So Wa-wai after he scored a gold medal in the men's 200 metres of the Paralymic Games in Beijing.

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SHA visits Paralympic Village in Beijing (4.9.2008)

  • The Secretary for Home Affairs, Mr Tsang Tak-sing (centre, front row) pictured with members of the Hong Kong delegation after the delegation's flag raising ceremony at the Paralympic Village in Beijing. Sixth from left, front row, is Mayor of the Beijing Paralympic Village, Ms Chen Zhili.

  • Picture shows the Secretary for Home Affairs, Mr Tsang Tak-sing (second from left, back row), watching the final training of Hong Kong's boccia team in Beijing to show support for the athletes. Fourth from left, back row, is Chef de Mission of the delegation, Mr Patrick Ng.

  • Picture shows the Secretary for Home Affairs, Mr Tsang Tak-sing (second from left, back row), watching the final training of Hong Kong's boccia team in Beijing to show support for the athletes. Fourth from left, back row, is Chef de Mission of the delegation, Mr Patrick Ng.

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Welcome home reception for the Hong Kong, China Delegation to the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games (27.8.2008)

  • A welcome home reception for the Hong Kong, China Delegation to the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games was held on August 27 at the Hong Kong Cultural Centre. The Chief Executive, Mr Donald Tsang officiated at the reception and praised the performances of the Hong Kong athletes at the Games. Picture shows Mr Tsang Tak-sing, in the capacity of the chairman of the 2008 Beijing Olympic Equestrian Events Hong Kong Fund, presented commemorative medallions to the Hong Kong athletes.

  • Guests applaused for the performances of the Hong Kong athletes at the Games.

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Olympic Live Site (8.8.2008)

  • In the Olympic Live Site in Victoria Park, the Secretary for Home Affairs, Mr Tsang Tak-sing (2nd left standing), and the Director of Leisure and Cultural Services, Mr Thomas Chow (left), officiating at the countdown for the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games.

  • In the Olympic Live Site in Victoria Park, the Secretary for Home Affairs, Mr Tsang Tak-sing (4th right), and the Director of Leisure and Cultural Services, Mr Thomas Chow (5th right) cheering at the start of the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games with other guests.

  • The Secretary for Home Affairs, Mr Tsang Tak-sing, hangs a cheering card at the Wish-making Corner of the Olympic Live Site in Victoria Park this evening, expressing his good wishes to Hong Kong athletes taking part in the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games.

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SHA inspects Olympic equestrian event core venue drill (12.7.2008)

  • Picture shows Secretary for Home Affairs, Mr Tsang Tak-sing (center) and Permanent Secretary for Home Affairs, Mrs Carrie Yau, (right), being briefed by Chief Executive Officer of the Equestrian Company, Mr Lam Woon-kwong, on the operation of shuttle bus service outside MTR University station.

  • Secretary for Home Affairs, Mr Tsang Tak-sing, chats with a wheelchair user at the spectators stand.

  • Picture shows Secretary for Home Affairs, Mr Tsang Tak-sing (left), being briefed by Chief Executive Officer of the Equestrian Company, Mr Lam Woon-kwong, on the overall arrangement of the show.

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Torch relay in Hong Kong (2.5.2008)

  • The Secretary for Home Affairs, Mr Tsang Tak-sing (centre), cheers on the torch relay in Hong Kong.

  • The Secretary for Home Affairs, Mr Tsang Tak-sing, officiated at the opening ceremony of the community celebration for torch relay held in Sha Tin Racecourse.

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SHA on support for elite athletes by UGC-funded institutions (21.4.2008)

  • The Secretary for Home Affairs, Mr Tsang Tak-sing (third left), held a meeting with heads of the eight University Grants Committee (UGC) funded institutions on support for elite athletes.

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SHA visits Arts with the Disabled Association Hong Kong (15.4.2008)

  • The Secretary for Home Affairs, Mr Tsang Tak-sing (first left), visited the Arts with the Disabled Association (ADA) Hong Kong to learn about the development and operation of the Association. Picture shows an 「Angel Painter」 of the association, Mr Ko Nam (right), introducing his artwork.

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Giant wall paintings unveiled to welcome Beijing 2008 Olympics (13.4.2008)

  • The Secretary for Home Affairs, Mr Tsang Tak-sing (fourth left); the Director of Home Affairs, Mrs Pamela Tan(third right); and other officiating guests unveil the giant wall painting of the 「Hong Kong 18 Districts Paint Together for Olympics with VISA」 activity at Park Lane Shoppers' Boulevard, Tsim Sha Tsui.

  • Pictured are the Secretary for Home Affairs, Mr Tsang Tak-sing (third right, back row); the Director of Home Affairs, Mrs Pamela Tan (second right, back row); and other officiating guests with the seven winners of the drawing competition.

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Carnival in Tai Po promotes Olympic spirit (6.4.2008)

  • The Secretary for Home Affairs, Mr Tsang Tak-sing (third left), attended the "Tai Po Olympics Carnival" at Tai Po Waterfront Park. Photo shows Mr Tsang joining the tree planting activity with the President of the Sports Federation and Olympic Committee of Hong Kong, China, Mr Timothy Fok (second right); the Vice-Chairman of and Hong Kong Paralympic Committee and Sports Association for the Physically Disabled, Dr James Lam (first right); member of 2008 Beijing Olympic Equestrian Events Hong Kong Fund Board of Governors, Mr Wilfred Ng (first left); and Chairman of Tai Po District Council, Mr Cheung Hok-ming (third right).

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200-day countdown to Beijing 2008 Olympic Games (20.1.2008)

  • The Chief Secretary for Administration, Mr Henry Tang (fifth left); The Secretary for Home Affairs, Mr Tsang Tak-sing (sixth left); and the Permanent Secretary for Home Affairs, Mrs Carrie Yau (first right); officiated at the Beijing Olympic Games 200-day countdown ceremony at Ocean Park with other officiating guests.

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