Eighteen journalism graduates win 20 prizes at Hong Kong News Awards 2017
Eighteen alumni of the Department of Journalism and the Master of Arts (International Journalism) programme won 20 awards among the 17 categories at the Hong Kong News Awards 2017.
The awards were for Best Scoop, Best News Reporting, Best Business News Reporting, Best Arts & Culture News Reporting, Best Young Reporter, Best News Writing (Chinese), Best Business News Writing (Chinese), Best News Writing (English), Best Business News Writing (English) and Best Photograph (Features).
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The Hong Kong News Awards, organised annually by The Newspaper Society of Hong Kong, aims to recognise the outstanding performance of local journalists and enhance the professional standards of the news industry. The awards are widely recognised as the most authoritative in Hong Kong. There were 594 submissions this year. The award presentation ceremony was held on April 30th.
The awarded alumni pose for a group photo after the ceremony.