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RMB stock trading backed

Secretary for Financial Services & the Treasury Christopher Hui today expressed his gratitude to various listed issuers in Hong Kong for their support to the proposal of setting up a renminbi (RMB) stock trading counter.   Mr Hui stated that further to the help rendered by the Legislative Council Panel on Financial Affairs regarding the Government's proposed measures to promote the issuance and trading of RMB stocks in Hong Kong and enhance the trading mechanism, a number of listed issuers have also backed the proposal.   Such listed issuers will actively explore the feasibility of setting up a new RMB trading counter for their issued shares.   Mr Hui explained that listed issuers who indicated their support today include Hang Seng Index constituent stocks with promising turnover.   “Their participation is a vote of confidence to the development of RMB securities in Hong Kong, which will be conducive to our promotion work to other issuers, enabling Hong Kong to graduall

Fitness survey test days set

Territory-wide Physical Fitness Survey for the Community test days to be held in September is open for enrollment from today, the Leisure & Cultural Services Department announced today.   The survey aims to set up a database on the physical fitness of Hong Kong people, identify the relationship between their physical exercise patterns and physical fitness as well as assist the Government in identifying priority areas for improvement to enhance the community's overall physical fitness.   The target group of the new test days is citizens aged between 17 and 59.   The test, which takes around one hour, will carried out from September 3 to 4 at Tung Cheong Street Sports Centre in Tai Po, on September 7, 14 and 15 at Ma On Shan Sports Ground, and on September 16, 22, 23 and 27 at Tseung Kwan O Sports Ground.   Those interested may register in advance on the designated webpage, or enrol on the test days on first-come, first served basis, the department added.

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