HughChiverton, QueenieMan: A current affairs programme with expert panels and listener participation.



    主持人:Danny Gittings and Rachel Cartland

    Backchat is RTHK Radio 3's current affairs programme with expert panels and listener participation. It airs every weekday from 8.30am-9.30am. Have your say by calling us  on 233 88 266,   Backchat's Facebook , or send us a message at backchat@rthk.hk

    Catch it live:
    Monday to Friday 8.30am - 9.30am
    (*except holidays)

     Podcast: Daily update and available after its broadcast.



    Poverty Situation among the Ethnic Minorities / Dog Shelters facing a funding shortfall

    On Thursday's Backchat we're talking about living standards of the territory's ethnic minorities. The Equal Opportunities Commission is calling on the government to take steps to improve the job prospects of people from minority communities after a recent report detailed high levels of poverty. Among South Asians, the poverty rate in 2016 stood at 23 percent. Most of those affected ​​ were working in low-paid jobs. A lack of proficiency in Chinese and English in some cases was cited as one factor. So what should be done to support people from ethnic minority groups in terms of education and employment? Leave a message, or email us with your thoughts at backchat@rthk.hk, or call us on 23388266. After 9.20, stray dog shelters face a funding shortfall.

    15/02/2018 - 足本 Full (HKT 08:30 - 09:32)

    15/02/2018 - 第一部份 Part 1 (HKT 08:30 - 09:00)

    15/02/2018 - 第二部份 Part 2 (HKT 09:03 - 09:32)

    15/02/2018 - 8:30-9:20 Poverty Situation among the Ethnic Minorities

    Mandy Cheuk, Project Manager, Hong Kong Unison

    Raees Baig, Assistant Professor, Department of Social Work, Chinese University of Hong Kong

    Fernando Cheung, Legislator , Labour Party

    Rizwan Ullah, Board Member, Equal Opportunities Commission; and Council Member, Pakistan Association Hong Kong

    15/02/2018 - 9:20-9:30 Dog Shelters facing a funding shortfall

    Sally Andersen, Founder of Hong Kong Dog Rescue





    Wilson Leung,​Barrister and ​Member, Progressive Lawyers’ Group


    L to R:  Leslie Chan, Chairman, Our Bus Terminal a civil group showing concern on the bus services, Hugh Chiverton, Alok Jain, Managing Director, Trans-Consult Asia, Ada Wong and Lau Chee-sing, Tai Po District Councillor


    Dr Ben Fong and Dr Mak Sin-ping



     Vera Yuen, Assistant Lecturer, Faculty of Business and Economics, University of Hong Kong, Kenneth Leung, Legislator representing Accountancy Functional Constituency and David Webb, Shareholder Activist; and Founder of Webb-site.com





    Accessibility in Hong Kong / Operation Santa Claus 2017

    主持人:Danny Gittings and Rachel Cartland

    On Wednesday's Backchat, accessibility. It's almost ten years since the Society for Rehabilitation produced a Visitors' Guide to Accessible Facilities in Hong Kong, and a new Rehabilitation Programme Plan is in the works. How are we doing when it comes to making our city easy to get around, especially for disabled residents? What about public transport and access to buildings? Crossing roads? Using public facilities? Call us on 23388266 or email backchat@rthk.hk. After 9.20, Operation Santa Claus 2017.


    17/01/2018 - 足本 Full (HKT 08:30 - 09:32)

    17/01/2018 - 第一部份 Part 1 (HKT 08:30 - 09:00)

    17/01/2018 - 第二部份 Part 2 (HKT 09:03 - 09:32)

    17/01/2018 - 8:30-9:20 Accessibility in Hong Kong

    Fernando Cheung, Legislator, Labour Party

    Elvis Lau, Teaching Fellow, Faculty of Science and Technology, Technological and Higher Education Institute of Hong Kong

    Joseph Kwan, Committee Member, Hong Kong Federation of Handicapped Youth

    Paul Letters, Wheelchair user, teacher and Hong Kong-based writer

    Peter Poon, Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Hong Kong Society for Rehabilitation

    17/01/2018 - 9:20-9:30 Operation Santa Claus 2017

    Ellen Yeung, Project Director, Operation Santa Claus

    • 網站獲奬:

    • 在新分頁開啟第五屆傳媒轉型大獎
    • 在新分頁開啟2014優秀網站選舉十大優秀網站