Hong kong woman airlifted from dili A woman returned to Hong Kong yesterday after being airlifted out of strife-torn East Timor with two planeloads of mainland residents. The Immigration Department said some Hong Kong residents had decided to remain behind and would be offered all necessary assistance. Gangs that terrorised Dili, and rebel police outside the city are being disarmed by international troops. Minister visits vietnam seeking trade, investment Secretary for Commerce, Industry and Technology Joseph Wong Wing-ping left for Vietnam to push for more regional trade agreements and investment. Mr Wong will take part in a meeting of Asia-Pacific Economic Co-operation forum trade ministers, who will review progress on initiatives from the Doha Development Agenda. smoke crusader honoured Homer Tso Wei-kwok, chairman of the Council on Smoking and Health, yesterday received an award from the World Health Organisation. The WHO said Dr Tso had been 'a major force in supporting legislative amendments on tobacco control'.