20 February 2020 – The Education Bureau (EDB) to provide subsidies to schools and students

Type of Intervention: Financial and Economic
Sectors Involved: Education
Level of Jurisdiction: Special Administrative Region
Lead People/Agency: Secretary for Education Kevin Yeung

Overview: The Education Bureau announced the provision of additional subsidies to kindergartens, primary and secondary schools to alleviate the burden of schools and parents in paying extra expenses during the fight against the novel coronavirus epidemic and class suspension
Full details here: https://www.info.gov.hk/gia/general/202002/20/P2020022000291.htm

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Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group