Publicity costs

PUBLISHED : Thursday, 16 June, 1994, 12:00am
UPDATED : Thursday, 16 June, 1994, 12:00am

THE Hospital Authority is to spend more than $7.3 million on public relations and publicity work, according to the Secretary for Health and Welfare, Elizabeth Wong Chien Chi-lien.

Of that, $4.86 million has been earmarked for the manning of the publicity and news sections headed by a deputy director and two chief information officers.

Another $2.5 million was for the launching of public relations work.