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Mainland stresses common political foundation for peaceful cross-Strait development

The Chinese mainland is willing to maintain communication and increase dialogue with the Kuomintang (KMT) party to jointly safeguard peace across the Taiwan Strait, a mainland spokesperson said Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/20 22:09:22

Wu Den-yih takes office as Kuomintang leader

Wu Den-yih assumed office as chairman of Taiwan-based Kuomintang (KMT) party at its twentieth party congress on Sunday in Taichung city.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/20 19:13:03

HK tourism rises for 20th anniversary

The population of tourists from the Chinese mainland to Hong Kong in the first half of the year amounted to 20.89 million, an increase of 2.3 percent compared with the same period in 2016, the People's Daily reported on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/8/18 23:08:40

Hong Kong's influenza activity continues to drop in past month: health department

The local seasonal influenza (SI) activity in Hong Kong continued to drop in the past month, the Health Department of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) government reported Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/17 1:28:41

Hong Kong makes every effort to protect domestic helpers: official

Law Chi-kwong, labor and welfare secretary of China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR) government, said on Thursday that the Hong Kong SAR government has made every effort to protect the rights and welfare of domestic helpers.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/10 20:29:21

Mainland continues preferential policies for HK and Macao residents

The Chinese mainland is considering a series of new preferential policies for Hong Kong and Macao residents, according to an official with the Hong Kong and Macao Affairs Office of the State Council Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/9 23:02:22

Mainland expresses gratitude for Taiwan's concern after earthquake

A Chinese mainland spokesperson Wednesday expressed gratitude for concern and condolences from Taiwan after a 7.0-magnitude earthquake in a remote area of southwest China's Sichuan Province.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/9 20:50:36

More than 300 Taiwan tourists in quake-hit Jiuzhaigou safe: Taiwan tourism agency

A total of 341 Taiwan tourists and personnel from 19 tour groups in Jiuzhaigou were safe and none were injured following Tuesday's earthquake, the island's tourism bureau said Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/9 16:02:16

HK expects active participation in AIIB

China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR) is looking forward to active involvement in the business of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, the SAR chief executive, said Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/7 22:14:15

China's Hong Kong, Thailand agree to further enhance economic cooperation

Chief Executive of China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor and Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha on Friday agreed to further enhance the two sides' economic cooperation.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/4 23:31:44

Hong Kong student in critical condition after light plane crash in Australia

The condition of a student pilot from the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR) of China has deteriorated to critical on Friday after the aircraft he was training in crashed on the outskirts of Melbourne.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/4 18:45:00

HKSAR chief executive visits Singapore, Thailand to boost HK-ASEAN ties

Chief Executive of China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor Wednesday embarked on a visit to Singapore and Thailand, hoping to further boost ties between the HKSAR and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/2 13:44:42

Typhoon Haitang makes landfall in Taiwan

Typhoon Haitang made landfall at 4:40 p.m. Sunday in Pingtung county in Taiwan, the island's weather agency said.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/30 21:16:21

Taiwan issues warning as Typhoon Nesat approaches

The Taiwan weather agency Saturday issued sea and land warnings as Typhoon Nesat moved closer.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/29 16:32:26

Hong Kong to implement one-stop boundary control at cross-border railway station

The government of China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) on Tuesday announced a one-stop boundary control arrangement at the cross-border railway station in West Kowloon.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/26 8:39:18

Giant panda fails to conceive from insemination at Taipei zoo

A giant panda, Yuan Yuan, has failed to conceive after undergoing artificial insemination on March 17 with sperm from male Tuan Tuan, Taipei Zoo has announced.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/20 13:18:03

4 dead, 9 injured in Taipei car crash

Four people were killed and nine others injured after a pileup on Yangde Boulevard in suburban Taipei on Wednesday, according to local police.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/20 9:00:32

US legislation on docking warships in Taiwan threatens China ties: experts

Chinese experts warned that a recently passed US legislation on "normalizing" US weapons sales to Taiwan and allowing US warships to dock on the island will do no good to both sides, and will bring "unprecedented" damage to Sino-US ties and cross-Straits relations.
Source: Global Times | 2017/7/16 22:43:39