A new website to promote Hong Kong's participation in Expo 2010 Shanghai China (Shanghai Expo) has been launched, according to the local government website on Friday.
The website, officially launched on Friday, coincides with the one-year countdown to the start of Expo, which will run from May 1,2010 until October 31, 2010.
The website will keep the public up to date about Hong Kong's preparations for, and participation in Shanghai Expo and provide another avenue for internet users around the world to learn more about the city.
Hong Kong Chief Secretary for Administration Henry Tang, who chairs the Steering Committee for HKSAR's Participation in Shanghai Expo 2010, said in his welcome message on the website that he was delighted to see the city taking part in the expo.
"This mega event will provide an excellent opportunity to showcase the connectivity, creativity and attractions of our city to audiences in the Mainland and around the world," he said.