This evening, members of the DAB Professionals affairs committee, DAB Industrial and Commercial affairs committee and the YoungDAB held their annual banquet to celebrate the year of the rooster. Over 150 consuls from different nations, representatives of commercial, professional and youth groups enjoyed a pleasant evening in each other’s company as we celebrated the new year together.
The Chief Secretary of Administration Matthew Cheung, Social Work Bureau Chief Mr. Yang Mao of the Liaison office of the PRC, Youth Bureau Chief Mr. Chen Lin of the Liaison office,Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development Mr. Gregory So all attended the banquet, as did DAB Chairperson Ms. Starry Lee, Party affairs advisor Mr. Tam Yiu-Chung, Vice-chairpersons Mr. Horace Cheung, Mr.Thomas Pang, Mr. Holden Chow, Party treasurer Mr. Kin Yuen Wong,chairman of the Professional affairs committee Chan Han-Pan, chairman of the Industrial and Commercial affairs committee Mr.Dennis Wong and chairman of the YoungDAB Mr. Ngan Man-Yu hosted the evening’s festivities and organized the toasts.
The speech of Chief Secretary of Administration Matthew Cheung praised the DAB as the government’s long-term partner that often gave constructive advice and trained up many political talents.
DAB chairperson and Legislative Councilor Starry Lee mentioned in her speech that the DAB will continue to speak up for the various sectors of society. The party will create communication platforms and combine the strength of the various professions and sectors of society to serve the society and train up people to work in the political arena. She also mentioned that the DAB will continue to support the government in its work of administration and policymaking, push forward Hong Kong’s economic development and work together to create a beautiful new future for Hong Kong.