SDEV to visit Guangzhou

The Secretary for Development, Mr Paul Chan, will leave Hong Kong for Guangzhou tomorrow (February 22). He will call on the Guangdong Provincial Department of Housing and Urban-Rural Development to exchange views with senior officials on city planning and development.

Mr Chan will also visit the Department of Water Resources of Guangdong Province to learn more about the supply of Dongjiang water to Hong Kong.

He will also pay a courtesy call on the Hong Kong and Macao Affairs Office of the People's Government of Guangdong Province.

Accompanying Mr Chan on the visit will be the Permanent Secretary for Development (Planning and Lands), Mr Michael Wong; the Permanent Secretary for Development (Works), Mr Hon Chi-keung; and the Under Secretary for Development, Mr Eric Ma.

Mr Chan will return to Hong Kong tomorrow evening.

Ends/Sunday, February 21, 2016
Issued at HKT 16:01