Rita Lau extends sick leave after surgery

PUBLISHED : Saturday, 26 March, 2011, 12:00am
UPDATED : Monday, 03 October, 2016, 5:52pm

Rita Lau Ng Wai-lan, the commerce minister who underwent surgery in Queen Mary Hospital on Tuesday, extended her sick leave until April 10. She is reported to be suffering from intestinal cancer. Her press secretary said Lau had been advised by her doctor to take plenty of rest.