Panel on Commerce and Industry

Meeting on
Tuesday, 16 October 2007, at 2:30 pm
in Conference Room A of the Legislative Council Building


I.Information paper issued since last meeting

LC Paper No. CB(1)2419/06-07(01)
(issued on 3 October 2007)

-Information on the financial position of the Applied Research Fund for the period of 1 June 2007 to 31 August 2007

II.Date of next meeting and items for discussion
(2:30 pm - 2:35 pm)

LC Paper No. CB(1)32/07-08(01)

-List of outstanding items for discussion

LC Paper No. CB(1)32/07-08(02)

-List of follow-up actions

*III.Briefing by the Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development on relevant policy initiatives featuring in the Chief Executive's 2007-2008 Policy Address
(2:35 pm - 3:35 pm)

LC Paper No. CB(1)32/07-08(03)
(issued on 11 October 2007)

-Paper provided by the Administration

Other relevant documents

Two booklets provided by the Administration

(a)Address by the Chief Executive at the Legislative Council meeting on 10 October 2007 - "A New Direction for Hong Kong" (issued on 10 October 2007); and

(b)The 2007-2008 Policy Address - "Policy Agenda" (issued on 10 October 2007).

*IV.Road Cargo System
(3:35 pm - 4:30 pm)

LC Paper No. CB(1)32/07-08(04)
(issued on 11 October 2007)

-Paper provided by the Administration

V.Any other business
(4:30 pm)

* All other Hon Members of the Legislative Council are invited to take part in the discussion of items III and IV. Agenda item IV relates to a financial proposal.

Council Business Division 1
Legislative Council Secretariat
12 October 2007