Hong Kong universities must also hold weekly flag-raising ceremonies, education chief reveals
New guidelines on flag-raising in educational institutions take effect on January 1 next year. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Tertiary institutions will have to fly national flag every day during term time and hold a ceremony at least once a week under guidelines earlier issued to schools Education secretary Kevin Yeung tells lawmakers his bureau has already sent letters to universities informing them of rules
Hong Kong's education chief has revealed that tertiary institutions will also have to hold national flag-raising ceremonies in line with new guidelines issued to primary and secondary schools.
Universities will have to fly the national flag every day during term time and hold a ceremony at least once a week under new rules announced last Monday.
Secretary for Education Kevin Yeung Yun-hung told lawmakers on Monday his bureau had already sent letters to universi