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Gov’t online ad budget quintuples to HK$550K to promote 2016 policy address

The government has spent almost HK$550,000 on online advertisements to promote Chief Executive Leung chun-ying’s latest policy address. The amount has risen fivefold since last year’s address, according to figures provided to HKFP. This year’s speech, delivered two weeks ago, was widely reported by local media with promotional TV and radio slots broadcast at no cost to taxpayers. The government also distributed leaflets in […]