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Flags raised marking Hong Kong handover's 20th anniversary - WXOW News 19 La Crosse, WI – News, Weather and ... - WXOW.com;

Flags raised marking Hong Kong handover's 20th anniversary - WXOW News 19 La Crosse, WI – News, Weather and ... - WXOW.com

WXOW.comFlags raised marking Hong Kong handover's 20th anniversary - WXOW News 19 La Crosse, WI – News, Weather and ...WXOW.com(AP Photo/Kin Cheung). Chinese President Xi Jinping, left, and his wife Peng Liyuan, right, attend the grand variety show as part of a ceremony on the 20th anniversary of the handover of Hong Kong, in Hong Kong, Friday, June 30, 2017. (AP Photo/Kin ...and more »

Hong Kong surgeon leaves her comfort zone by volunteering for work in South Sudan - South China Morning Post;

Hong Kong surgeon leaves her comfort zone by volunteering for work in South Sudan - South China Morning Post

South China Morning PostHong Kong surgeon leaves her comfort zone by volunteering for work in South SudanSouth China Morning PostWhen Hong Kong surgeon Shannon Melissa Chan was trying her best to save a newborn baby boy in South Sudan, the mother of the baby grabbed her hand and said: “Let him go.” Hong Kong News. Get updates direct to your inbox. E-mail *. By registering ...and more »

Why Hong Kong port has little chance of regaining top spot - South China Morning Post;

Why Hong Kong port has little chance of regaining top spot - South China Morning Post

South China Morning PostWhy Hong Kong port has little chance of regaining top spotSouth China Morning PostHong Kong has lived with loosing the crown of the world's busiest port since 2005. And there is little hope of ever regaining that top spot as rivals in China become bigger and better. SCMP Today: HK Edition. Get updates direct to your inbox. E-mail *.and more »

President Xi attends gala show for HK's 20th return anniversary - Global Times;

President Xi attends gala show for HK's 20th return anniversary - Global Times

Global TimesPresident Xi attends gala show for HK's 20th return anniversaryGlobal TimesChinese President Xi Jinping (C, front), also general secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China and chairman of the Central Military Commission, steps onto the stage and sings in chorus the song "Ode to the Motherland" with the ...and more »

China President Xi Swears in New Hong Kong Leader - U.S. News & World Report;

China President Xi Swears in New Hong Kong Leader - U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World ReportChina President Xi Swears in New Hong Kong LeaderU.S. News & World ReportHong Kong Chief Executive-elect Carrie Lam waves as she arrives for a flag raising ceremony marking the 20th anniversary of the city's handover from British to Chinese rule, in Hong Kong, China July 1, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj Reuters. HONG KONG ...and more »

Flags raised marking Hong Kong handover's 20th anniversary - Sacramento Bee;

Flags raised marking Hong Kong handover's 20th anniversary - Sacramento Bee

Sacramento BeeFlags raised marking Hong Kong handover's 20th anniversarySacramento BeeThe flags of China and Hong Kong were raised Saturday in a ceremony marking the 20th anniversary of Chinese rule over Hong Kong while just streets away pro-democracy activists clashed with police and counter protesters. The territory's incoming chief ...and more »

Hong Kong marks 20 years of Chinese rule amid tight security and protests - The Straits Times;

Hong Kong marks 20 years of Chinese rule amid tight security and protests - The Straits Times

The Straits TimesHong Kong marks 20 years of Chinese rule amid tight security and protestsThe Straits TimesHONG KONG - The flags of China and Hong Kong were raised during a ceremony at Golden Bauhinia Square in Hong Kong on Saturday (July 1) morning as the territory marks the 20th anniversary of its return to China from British rule. A massive security ...and more »

China's flag rises over Hong Kong as city marks 20 years of Chinese rule - CNN;

China's flag rises over Hong Kong as city marks 20 years of Chinese rule - CNN

CNNChina's flag rises over Hong Kong as city marks 20 years of Chinese ruleCNNHong Kong (CNN) The red and yellow standard of the People's Republic of China rose over Hong Kong Saturday as the city marks two decades of Chinese rule. China's President Xi Jinping will swear in new Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam in a formal ...and more »

China's first lady makes a splash in tense HK visit - The News International;

China's first lady makes a splash in tense HK visit - The News International

The News InternationalChina's first lady makes a splash in tense HK visitThe News InternationalHONG KONG: Xi Jinping's every word is being closely watched during his first visit to politically divided Hong Kong as China's leader, but his wife is stealing some of the spotlight in a soft power push by Beijing. First lady Peng Liyuan has made ...and more »

Xi pledges firm commitment to 'one country, two systems' - ecns;

Xi pledges firm commitment to 'one country, two systems' - ecns

ecnsXi pledges firm commitment to 'one country, two systems'ecnsChinese President Xi Jinping speaks at a welcome dinner hosted by the government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, in Hong Kong, south China, June 30, 2017. (Xinhua/Lan Hongguang). President Xi Jinping reiterated the central ...and more »

Hong Kong marks 20 years since handover to China - BBC News;

Hong Kong marks 20 years since handover to China - BBC News

BBC NewsHong Kong marks 20 years since handover to ChinaBBC NewsThousands of police have been deployed in Hong Kong as the territory marks 20 years since its handover to China from Britain with a series of lavish events. China's President Xi Jinping will join celebrations on Saturday, including a flag-raising ...and more »

Hong Kong was supposed to be a world financial capital in a communist system. Contradiction? - Los Angeles Times;

Hong Kong was supposed to be a world financial capital in a communist system. Contradiction? - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesHong Kong was supposed to be a world financial capital in a communist system. Contradiction?Los Angeles TimesFrom the beginning, the idea that capitalist Hong Kong could remain a thriving, prosperous city under Communist China may have been a tale doomed to an unhappy ending. But as this city marks the 20th anniversary of its return to China's control after ...and more »

Masked activists document Hong Kong's fading history - The Independent;

Masked activists document Hong Kong's fading history - The Independent

The IndependentMasked activists document Hong Kong's fading historyThe IndependentAtop Hong Kong's tallest peak blanketed in clouds, three masked urban explorers step back in time as they slip through a wire mesh fence and march towards an abandoned army barracks from the British colonial era. Twenty years after Britain returned ...and more »

Xi inspects PLA garrison in Hong Kong - Pakistan Observer;

Xi inspects PLA garrison in Hong Kong - Pakistan Observer

Pakistan ObserverXi inspects PLA garrison in Hong KongPakistan ObserverPresident Xi Jinping on Friday inspected the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Garrison in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR), ordering the troops to “firmly safeguard Hong Kong's prosperity and stability.” Xi, also general ...and more »

Russia, China, US could pool efforts to tackle global problems: Lavrov - India.com;

Russia, China, US could pool efforts to tackle global problems: Lavrov - India.com

India.comRussia, China, US could pool efforts to tackle global problems: LavrovIndia.comMoscow, July 1 (IANS) , Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said that Russia, China and the US are able to come to terms on cooperation in addressing international problems. By IANS Feeds | Published: July 1, 2017 4:41 AM IST Email. 0 Shares.and more »

Xi asserts his power in Hong Kong - The Asian Age;

Xi asserts his power in Hong Kong - The Asian Age

The Asian AgeXi asserts his power in Hong KongThe Asian AgeChina says 1984 Sino-British Joint Declaration on the city no longer has any practical significance. Chinese President Xi Jinping inspects Hong Kong Garrison's PLA at the Shek Kong Barracks in Hong Kong. (Photo: AP). Hong Kong: Chinese President Xi ...and more »

Hong Kong releases 26 arrested ahead of visit by China leader - Yahoo News Canada (blog);

Hong Kong releases 26 arrested ahead of visit by China leader - Yahoo News Canada (blog)

Yahoo News Canada (blog)Hong Kong releases 26 arrested ahead of visit by China leaderYahoo News Canada (blog)FILE PHOTO - Pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong (4th R) chants slogans in front of the Golden Bauhinia sculpture during a protest to demand full democracy ahead of the 20th anniversary of the handover from Britain to China, in Hong Kong, China June 28, ...and more »

Why a Melbourne uni graduate will be protesting on Hong Kong's streets today - The Sydney Morning Herald;

Why a Melbourne uni graduate will be protesting on Hong Kong's streets today - The Sydney Morning Herald

The Sydney Morning HeraldWhy a Melbourne uni graduate will be protesting on Hong Kong's streets todayThe Sydney Morning HeraldHong Kong: Former Melbourne university student Avery Ng Man Yuen was detained in a police station for 28 hours as Chinese president Xi Jinping arrived in Hong Kong this week. When he was finally released, "thugs" trailed him home, followed him to ...and more »

China: Hong Kong handover agreement 'no longer relevant' - ABS-CBN News;

China: Hong Kong handover agreement 'no longer relevant' - ABS-CBN News

ABS-CBN NewsChina: Hong Kong handover agreement 'no longer relevant'ABS-CBN NewsIn the midst of celebrations marking 20 years since Britain returned Hong Kong to China, Beijing declared that the document which initiated the handover "is no longer relevant." The remarks on Friday came a day after UK Foreign Minister Boris Johnson ...and more »

Chinese envoy to Ankara: Sino-Turkish ties getting stronger - Daily Sabah

Chinese envoy to Ankara: Sino-Turkish ties getting strongerDaily SabahChinese ambassador to Ankara Yu Hongyang said that bilateral cooperation in many areas between Turkey and China is increasing rapidly. Speaking at an event in Ankara late on Thursday held for the 20th anniversary of the former British colony Hong ...and more »