Chinese President Says Hong Kong Return Ended 'Century of Humiliation' - Sputnik International

Xi Jinping praised Hong Kong's return under Chinese rule as an end of an era of humiliation. Former Hong Kong Chief Secretary Carrie Lam waves as she declares her victory in the chief. © AP Photo/ Kin Cheung. Carrie Lam Sworn In as Hong Kong's First ...

No bending, distortion of 'one country, two systems' in HK: Xi - ecns

President Xi Jinping said Saturday the central government will unswervingly implement the policy of "one country, two systems" and make sure that it is fully applied in Hong Kong without being bent or distorted.[Special coverage]. To uphold and ...

HK's role for next 20 years? Silk Road 'super-connector' - Asia Times

It was 20 years ago today. Oh, those were heady, exciting days, informally regulated by a clock in Beijing's Tiananmen counting even the seconds left for Hong Kong's return to the motherland. They were ominous days, too. At the Foreign Correspondents ...

BREAKING: Tension Boils Over in Hong Kong; Xi Sounds Warning - The News Lens International (press release)

Tension boiled over in Hong Kong this morning as an attempted protest march by democracy activists was shut down after clashes with pro-Beijing groups. Activists, including Joshua Wong and "Long Hair" Leung Kwok-hung (pictured above), had gathered in ...

NZ marks Hong Kong 20th anniversary - Voxy

Foreign Minister Gerry Brownlee has today marked the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. "The story of Hong Kong's economic success under the 'one country, two systems' arrangement has been a very ...

This is why China will want to keep Hong Kong politically stable - Yahoo News

China 's growing influence on Hong Kong has triggered concerns and protests, but Beijing will want to keep the city politically stable given its economic importance to the mainland and appeal to Western firms looking to set up a base in the region ...

HK20 LIVE: 20 years since Hong Kong's Handover – Pomp & protests during Xi Jinping's visit - Hong Kong Free Press

Demosisto said its activists were “attacked” by the pro-Beijing group. Around 100 pro-Beijing counter protesters were at the scene. Around 20 activists including Joshua Wong were then taken away by police. In response, People's Power politician Tam Tak ...

Young called 'future of nation' - ecns

President Xi Jinping visits the Junior Police Call Permanent Activity Center and International Training Camp in Hong Kong on Friday. (Provided to China Daily). President praises police group for helping to guide the SAR's youth. President Xi Jinping ...

Carrie Lam Sworn In as Hong Kong's First Female Leader - Sputnik International

Carrie Lam was inaugurated as Hong Kong's new chief executive, becoming the region's first female leader. A police officer and a fireman try to remove a pro-democracy activist who shouts. © AP Photo/ Kin Cheung · Democracy Protesters in Hong Kong ...