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Hong Kong teenagers awarded for contributions under police-youth partnership scheme

A total of 363 teenagers were commended Saturday for their contribution under a Hong Kong Police scheme to foster the police-youth partnership.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/16 20:38:33

Hong Kong approves joint checkpoint plan for high-speed rail terminal

The joint checkpoint plan for Hong Kong's high-speed rail terminus would help Hong Kong people learn more about the mainland's development which would benefit future relations between Hong Kong and the mainland, an expert said after the plan was approved by the Hong Kong legislature Thursday night.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/15 15:39:56

Mainland offers 600 internships for young Taiwanese: spokesperson

The Chinese mainland will provide around 600 internships in various industries for young Taiwanese in the coming months, a spokesperson in Beijing said Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/13 17:39:50

Activists' sentence a blow to 'HK independence'

The sentence of three Hong Kong pro-independence activists on Monday is a blow to pro-independence forces that intend to achieve their goals through violence, observers said.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/11 23:23:39

Straits Forum hailed by Taiwan participants

The ongoing Straits Forum has won applause from participants from Taiwan.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/7 10:24:37

US sending warship through Taiwan Straits may provoke Chinese mainland response

The US sending a warship through the Taiwan Straits will do nothing to improve Taiwan's declining situation and may provoke more actions from Beijing, said Chinese mainland observers.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/5 22:48:40

Hong Kong chefs invited to Dublin for promoting Irish food in China

A delegation of Hong Kong chefs has been invited to Ireland by an Irish government agency in an attempt to promote the Irish food, especially its quality beef and lamp products in China.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/5 8:56:11

Taiwan military exercise 'a waste of effort': expert

Taiwan is conducting its latest Han Kuang live-fire military exercise, which Chinese mainland experts said on Monday was a waste of effort.
Source: Global Times | 2018/6/4 23:18:40

F-16 crashes in military drill in Taiwan: report

An F-16 jet crashed while participating in a military drill in Taiwan on Monday, according to reports from local media.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/4 19:32:30

Chinese mainland, Hong Kong to enhance anti-graft cooperation

A senior discipline official on Friday expressed hope to promote cooperation between the Chinese mainland and Hong Kong in fighting corruption, to jointly safeguard fairness and justice.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/2 10:01:27

Hong Kong researchers discover Vis-light-powered new actuating material

A novel actuating material that can be powered by visible (Vis) light was discovered by researchers from the University of Hong Kong, which made the findings public on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/6/1 9:44:41

Chinese mainland welcomes students from Taiwan: spokesperson

The Chinese mainland will continue to carry out more and better preferential measures for students from Taiwan in the future, a mainland spokesperson said Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/30 21:54:11

HK vows to further sharpen edges after being ranked as world's 2nd most competitive economy

The government of China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) vowed on Thursday to consolidate Hong Kong's competitive edges after an annual global competitiveness ranking listed it as the world's second most competitive economy.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/24 11:12:59

Macao holds traditional Drunken Dragon Festival

The traditional Drunken Dragon Festival kicked off here in China's Macao Special Administrative Region on Tuesday, featuring Chinese drunken dragon performance, sacrifice offering, as well as providing dragon boat rice to audiences.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/22 18:04:43

DPP administration responsible for Taiwan's WHA absence: experts

Taiwan's current Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) administration should be held responsible for the island's absence from the ongoing World Health Assembly (WHA), according to Taipei-based experts.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/22 9:33:49

Hong Kong to refine regulation as complaints against drones double in 2 yrs

HONG KONG, May 17 (Xinhua) -- The number of complaints against drone operations received by Hong Kong's aviation authority more than doubled in 2017 compared with two years ago, latest figures from the aviation authority showed.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/17 13:05:53

Military exercises clear warning against "Taiwan independence": spokesperson

The recent military exercises performed by the People's Liberation Army (PLA) serve as a clear warning to "Taiwan independence" separatists, a Chinese mainland spokesperson said Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/17 7:40:44

Mainland official pledges more development opportunities for Taiwan compatriots

The Chinese mainland's Taiwan affairs chief Wednesday said that the mainland would continue to advance cross-Strait exchanges and cooperation, and provide Taiwanese compatriots with more development opportunities.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/5/17 7:35:53