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High-speed rail sees 880,000 passenger trips between mainland, Hong Kong in two weeks

The newly-launched high-speed rail between the mainland and Hong Kong has recorded about 880,000 passenger trips since put into use two weeks ago, the rail service operator MTR Corporation said on Sunday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/8 8:33:37

Expulsion of Financial Times reporter shows HK autonomy: expert

No foreign country has the right to interfere with decisions made by the government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR) on visa matters, a spokesperson for the Office of the Commissioner of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Hong Kong said Saturday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/10/7 22:48:40

Macao to contribute to national development strategy: chief executive

Macao was to step up its effort in contributing to the national development strategy, so as to promote the prosperity of the region and contribute to the development of the country, the special administrative region (SAR)'s chief executive said here on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/1 18:07:43

Hong Kong to uphold "one country, two systems" principle, develop jointly with motherland: HKSAR chief executive

Hong Kong, both a "contributor" to and "beneficiary" of the motherland's 40 years of reform and opening up, should uphold the original spirit of the "one country, two systems" principle and continue developing jointly with the country, Chief Executive of China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) Carrie Lam said Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/10/1 16:01:23

Cross-border buses start trial runs on Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge

Cross-border buses operated by Hong Kong companies on Friday started trial runs on the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macao Bridge (HZMB) in preparation for the bridge's upcoming opening.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/29 9:07:21

Taiwan must ensure personal safety of mainland students: spokesperson

A Chinese mainland spokesperson on Wednesday asked Taiwan's relevant agencies to immediately stop any infiltration and sabotage against the national security and earnestly ensure the personal safety of students from the mainland.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/27 10:08:52

China firmly opposes US arms sales to Taiwan

China on Tuesday expressed strong dissatisfaction and firm opposition to the United States' plan of arms sales to Taiwan and has lodged solemn complaints with the US side over the move.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/26 9:34:13

PLA's Hong Kong Garrison creates Weibo account

The People's Liberation Army (PLA) Hong Kong Garrison opened its Sina Weibo account on Tuesday, which gives netizens a glimpse into this "good-looking" garrison.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/25 21:58:39

US arms sale to Taiwan violates one-China principle, creating a 'time bomb' in bilateral relations

China strongly opposes all sales of military hardware to Taiwan, including the latest that was reportedly approved by the US State Department, a move that seriously violates the foundational one-China principle and damages China's sovereignty and security interests, said the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Ministry of National Defense on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/25 21:38:39

Hong Kong bans pro-independence party

Hong Kong issued on Monday an unprecedented ban on the "Hong Kong National Party," a "Hong Kong independence" organization, with Chinese analysts saying that the ban will deter other separatists.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/24 22:58:39

Mainland-HK bullet train set to bring huge economic benefits

The launch of the first high-speed train linking the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR) with the Chinese mainland will bring huge mutual benefits, both economically and culturally, particularly for the SAR, industry analysts told the Global Times on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/24 18:48:40

Central government voices firm support for HKSAR's ban on "Hong Kong National Party"

The Hong Kong and Macao Affairs Office of the State Council said Monday it resolutely supports the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) government's ban on the so-called "Hong Kong National Party."
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/24 14:18:07

High-speed railway opens between Chinese mainland and Hong Kong on Sunday

The first high-speed train linking Hong Kong Special Administrative Region with the Chinese mainland left Hong Kong West Kowloon Station at 7 am on Sunday heading for Shenzhen North Railway Station in South China's Guangdong Province, marking the official opening of the whole Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong High-speed Railway.
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/23 12:33:39

Taiwan political force in power undermining cross-Strait "status quo": Chinese FM

It is the Taiwan political force which has not given up the proposition of "Taiwan independence" that is "undermining the status quo of cross-Strait relations," said visiting Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi here on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/23 12:05:30

Whole line of Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link put into operation

The whole line of the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link is fully open to traffic, as high-speed train G5736 left Hong Kong West Kowloon Station at 7 a.m. Sunday to head for Shenzhen North Railway Station in Guangdong Province on the mainland.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/23 10:19:55

HK holds opening ceremony for Express Rail Link to mainland

The opening ceremony of the Hong Kong Section of the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link (XRL) was held Saturday at Hong Kong West Kowloon Station, one day ahead of the official operation of the first high-speed train from Hong Kong to the mainland.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/23 9:26:01

Hong Kong holds opening ceremony for Express Rail Link to mainland

The opening ceremony of the Hong Kong Section of the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link (XRL) was held Saturday at Hong Kong West Kowloon Station, one day ahead of the official operation of the first high-speed train from Hong Kong to the mainland.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/9/22 15:17:16

National security organ warns of Taiwan spies' attempts to recruit mainland students

Chinese mainland students must stay on high alert over Taiwan spies, mainland's national security authorities warned after they recently revealed cases in which mainland students were incited to provide confidential information to Taiwan's "intelligence agencies."
Source: Global Times | 2018/9/16 19:13:39