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China's Hong Kong, ASEAN conclude Free Trade Agreement negotiations

China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) announced Saturday the conclusion of the negotiations on a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) and a related Investment Agreement.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/9 15:15:09

Hong Kong faces rapid population ageing, shrinking labor force: population projections

Hong Kong will face rapid population ageing and shrinking labor force in the coming 50 years, according to latest population projections issued Friday by the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) government.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/8 21:29:41

Hong Kong to hold forum on Belt and Road Initiative

A forum on Belt and Road Initiative co-organized by the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) government and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) will open here next Monday, focusing on infrastructure and ASEAN opportunities, organizers said on Monday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/4 17:44:15

Blue alert issued for Typhoon Mawar

Waves are seen at a famous senic spot in Penghu County, southeast China's Taiwan, Sept. 1, 2017. China's National Meteorological Center (NMC) Friday issued a blue alert for Typhoon Mawar, which is expected to hit southern China's Guangdong Province Sunday. Parts of Guangdong and Taiwan will experience storms from Friday to Saturday, the NMC said.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/2 9:49:14

Members of HK, Macao electoral councils approved

China's legislature Friday approved the member lists of the electoral councils that will elect deputies from the special administrative regions of Hong Kong and Macao to the 13th National People's Congress (NPC).
Source: Xinhua | 2017/9/2 9:12:15

Typhoon-hit Macao to resume group tourism service

Macao's tourism industry is expected to resume tour group arrangements from Sept. 2 after being hit by two typhoons, the tourism office said on Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/29 22:38:45

Hong Kong logistics start-up merges with mainland freight business

Hong Kong logistics startup GOGOVAN said on Tuesday that it has merged with 58 Suyun, a unit under the Chinese mainland's largest intracity logistics platform 58 Home, making it a leading intracity logistics platform in Asia.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/29 22:36:58

Troops from PLA Macao Garrison mobilized for typhoon disaster relief in Macao

About 1,000 troops from the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Garrison in Macao were mobilized on Friday to support the relief efforts of the disaster caused by typhoon Hato in China's Macao Special Administrative Region (SAR).
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/26 0:16:14

Troops from PLA Macao Garrison mobilized for typhoon Hato disaster relief in Macao

About 1,000 troops from the People's Liberation Army (PLA) Garrison in Macao were mobilized on Friday to support the relief efforts of the disaster caused by typhoon Hato at the request of the Macao Special Administrative Region government and under the approval of China's central government.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/8/25 13:24:05

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