Equal Opportunities Commission


E-news Issue 210


Issue 210 | 30/05/2019

EOC presents work progress and upcoming plans at LegCo

On 20 May 2019, EOC Chairperson Mr Ricky CHU Man-kin, along with Dr Ferrick CHU, Acting Chief Operations Officer and other representatives of the EOC, briefed the Legislative Council Panel...

Strategic approach key to advancing equality, writes EOC Chairperson

In an article published in Ming Pao Daily News, Inmedia, Stand News and South China Morning Post this month, EOC Chairperson, Mr Ricky CHU Man-kin explained how his extensive experience...

New study by EOC sheds light on ways to facilitate siting of Integrated Community Centres for Mental Wellness

Since October 2010, Integrated Community Centres for Mental Wellness (ICCMWs) have been providing one-stop, district-based community support services for discharged mental health patients...

Employees with disabilities may opt for productivity assessment under the statutory minimum wage regime

With effect from 1 May 2019, the Statutory Minimum Wage (SMW) has been raised to $37.5 per hour. While the SMW applies to all employees, including those with disabilities, the Minimum Wage Ordinance provides that...