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Xia Baolong begins HK visit

CPC Central Committee Hong Kong & Macao Work Office Director and State Council Hong Kong & Macao Affairs Office Director Xia Baolong today arrived in Hong Kong for a seven-day inspection visit.   Upon his arrival at Hong Kong International Airport this morning, Mr Xia toured the Integrated Airport Centre in the company of Chief Executive John Lee, Chief Secretary Chan Kwok-ki and Airport Authority Hong Kong (AAHK) Chairman Jack So.   Mr Xia was updated by Secretary for Transport & Logistics Lam Sai-hung and AAHK Chief Executive Officer Fred Lam, on the developments of the aviation industry and the latest situation of Hong Kong's development as an international aviation and cargo hub. Mr Xia also inspected the operation of autonomous vehicles at the airport.   In the afternoon, he had an engagement session with Principal Officials and Permanent Secretaries of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government led by Mr Lee.   At another engagement ses

4.8k election poll cards sent

The 2021 Election Committee Subsector Ordinary Elections will be held on September 19. The Registration & Electoral Office has mailed poll cards to about 4,800 registered voters and authorised representatives in the contested subsectors to inform them of where they should cast their votes on polling day.   The office said voters and authorised representatives can only cast their votes at the polling station specified on their poll card.   Those who have not yet received their poll card can log in to the Online Voter Information Enquiry System for information, or call the election hotline on 2891 1001.   The office also reminded voters and authorised representatives to bring their Hong Kong identity card or other specified alternative documents to the designated polling station to cast their votes.   A total of five ordinary polling stations and dedicated polling station set up at a police station will be open from 9am to 6pm.   A total of 412 candidates will contest 364 seats in 13 subsectors in the election.
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