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Northbound car travel scheme refined

The Transport Department today announced a refinement to the vehicle inspection arrangement for applications concerning Northbound Travel for Hong Kong Vehicles.   As agreed by Guangdong and Hong Kong authorities, from March 1, vehicle inspections will be exempted if the applicant and the vehicle remain unchanged when resubmitting applications for Northbound Travel for Hong Kong Vehicles within two years of passing the vehicle inspection and within the validity of the applicant’s electronic vehicle licence from Mainland authorities.   Currently, applicants for the travel scheme are required to conduct vehicle inspections at designated locations in Hong Kong.

Algernon Yau to visit Dubai

Secretary for Commerce & Economic Development Algernon Yau will depart for Dubai, the United Arab Emirates, tomorrow afternoon to attend the World Governments Summit.


During his stay, Mr Yau will also meet Dubai’s government officials to give them an update on Hong Kong's latest development and business opportunities.


Mr Yau will return to Hong Kong on February 14. During his absence, Under Secretary for Commerce & Economic Development Bernard Chan will be Acting Secretary.

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