I'm disappointed at the Budget 2019-20. I would say it's nothing new and lacks commitment to local tech talent.
Having challenged the Dragon Back last month, we hiked the High Junk Peak trail this time. A very good exercise during the Chinese New Year, followed by a Cha Chan Tang tea-set and beer as a bonus for everyone.
Professional Guild met with Financial Secretary Paul Chan and his team to voice demands and submit proposals regarding the upcoming Budget on behalf of various functional sectors.
Co-organized a sharing session with IT Vision on "Applying Government Funding - Success Stories" and invited 8 funding recipients of TVP, ESS and PH-ITF to share tips on application. Everyone learned a lot.
2018 Policy Address has accepted some of my recommendations, while still falls short in areas like upskilling efforts for locals, support for STEM and continued education, and etc.
Office Of Hon. Charles Mok, Legislative Councillor (IT)