Panel on Financial Affairs

Meeting on Monday, 4 June 2007 at 9:30 am
in the Chamber of the Legislative Council Building


I.Confirmation of minutes of meeting and matters arising

LC Paper No. CB(1)1776/06-07
(issued on 1 June 2007)

-Minutes of special meeting on 27 March 2007

LC Paper No. CB(1)1777/06-07
(issued on 30 May 2007)

-Minutes of meeting on 2 April 2007

II.Information papers issued since the last meeting

LC Paper No. CB(1)1753/06-07(01)
(issued on 30 May 2007)

-A letter dated 16 May 2007 from the Hong Kong Institute of Trade Mark Practitioners to the Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury (English version only)

III.Date of next meeting and items for discussion
(9:30 am - 9:35 am)

LC Paper No. CB(1)1775/06-07(01)
(issued on 1 June 2007)

-List of outstanding items for discussion

LC Paper No. CB(1)1775/06-07(02)
(issued on 1 June 2007)

-List of follow-up actions

LC Paper No. CB(1)1809/06-07(01)
(issued on 1 June 2007)

-Letter dated 31 May 2007 from Hon Albert Ho (Chinese version only)

*IV.Briefing on the work of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (including its 2006 Annual Report)
(9:35 am - 11:05 am)

LC Paper No. CB(1)1775/06-07(03)
(issued on 29 May 2007)

-Paper provided by the Hong Kong Monetary Authority

LC Paper No. CB(1)1464/06-07
(issued on 27 April 2007)

-Hong Kong Monetary Authority Annual Report 2006

*V.Briefing by the Financial Secretary on Hong Kong's latest overall economic situation
(11:05 am - 12:55 pm)

LC Paper No. CB(1)1660/06-07
(the Report was released for collection on 18 May 2007 and despatched on 21 May 2007)

-First Quarter Economic Report 2007 and the press release

LC Paper No. CB(1)1775/06-07(04)
(issued on 29 May 2007)

-Paper provided by the Administration

VI.Any other business
(12:55 pm - 1:00 pm)

* All other Hon Members are invited to take part in the discussion of items IV and V.

Council Business Division 1
Legislative Council Secretariat
1 June 2007