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Chinese mainland's policy toward Taiwan clear, consistent

Taiwan regional elections results cannot change the fact that Taiwan is an inalienable part of China's territory, Ma Xiaoguang, spokesperson with Taiwan Affairs Office of the State Council said at a press conference on Wednesday.
Source: CGTN | 2020/1/15 11:17:07

Carrie Lam pledges HK$10 billion in new relief measures

Chief executive of China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) Carrie Lam said on Tuesday the SAR government will allocate 10 billion Hong Kong dollars (1.29 billion U.S. dollars) in new relief measures.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/15 8:51:14

Netizens angered by HK opposition slogans on Little Mermaid

Danish police said Monday they have not found anyone responsible for vandalizing the country's most famous statue with Hong Kong protesters' slogans.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/15 0:48:40

10 new measures unveiled in HK to improve lives

Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam unveiled 10 new measures on Tuesday to support the local society, including housing, public welfare and poverty alleviation policies, and said the government would spend 10 billion HK dollars ($1.45 billion) to benefit an estimated 1 million people.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2020/1/15 0:47:58

Mainland, Macao step up judicial assistance cooperation

The Chinese mainland and Macao Tuesday signed a revised version of an arrangement on the mutual service of documents and obtaining evidence in handling civil and commercial cases.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/14 23:11:42

Hong Kong universities step up security as new term starts

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU), one of the colleges most severely attacked by rioters last year, started its new term on Monday, with security measures strengthened.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/14 11:14:17

HK ban on HRW head 'fair, reasonable move'

The latest decision to reject the entry of a US-based nongovernmental organization (NGO) executive director won't be the last to show China has been taking countermeasures against external forces, which had interfered in the country's internal affairs like Hong Kong. It also reflects the strong determination of the Chinese central government and Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) government to restore order in the protest-stricken city by protecting its core interests.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/13 19:33:40

Barring HRW head from HK entry 'a reasonable decision': analysts

The decision to bar the executive director of Human Rights Watch (HRW) from entering Hong Kong is a reasonable move, as his presence would likely instigate riots which have rocked the city for months and the Chinese authorities have decided to sanction several US-based non-governmental organizations (NGOs) including HRW for their interference in China's domestic affairs in the city.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/13 13:28:39

Tsai urged to be more pragmatic

After Taiwan's incumbent regional leader Tsai Ing-wen swept a landslide victory in the island's regional elections on Saturday, senior officials from the UK and the US sent out congratulations with an intention of continuing playing “Taiwan card” in curbing the Chinese mainland. However, Chinese mainland officials and analysts reiterated that any separatist attempts are doomed to fail.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/12 19:13:34

China opposes certain countries' congratulatory messages on Taiwan regional elections: FM

China on Sunday expressed strong opposition to senior officials from countries having diplomatic ties with China who sent congratulations to re-elected Tsai Ing-wen. Taiwan elections are a sub-national affair in China, and the move by those officials violates the one-China principle, Chinese foreign ministry said.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/12 18:12:09

China urges int'l community to continue adhering to one-China principle

The foreign ministry on Sunday urged the international community to continue abiding by the one-China principle after the Taiwan leadership election.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/12 8:52:52

Chinese mainland's policy toward Taiwan clear, consistent: spokesperson

Chinese mainland's policy toward Taiwan is clear and consistent, a spokesperson said Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/1/12 8:23:31

Hongkongers suffer divergence, emotional breakdowns amid social unrest

Over six months of tumultuous riots in Hong Kong have led to a society divided with many families falling apart. With the social climate cooling down, such an experience has become unforgettable for some.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/9 19:43:40

Polls open for Taiwan leadership election

Taiwan residents began voting in the island's leadership and legislative elections at 8:00 a.m. local time on Saturday, and the polls will close at 4:00 p.m.
Source: CGTN | 2020/1/11 10:37:08

Mainland pays less attention to Taiwan election

Taiwan's regional elections will be held on Saturday, but compared to previous elections, the Chinese mainland society showed less attention to it.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/10 18:53:40

New liaison office head vows continuous support to HKSAR govt

Luo Huining, newly-appointed chief of the liaison office of the central government in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR), met with Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor on Thursday, praising her efforts amid months of unrest and committed to supporting her work by implementing policies in accordance with the law.
Source: Globaltimes.cn | 2020/1/10 0:32:38

Taiwan prepares for regional elections

Taiwan residents will head toward the polls to cast their votes for the 2020 Taiwan elections on Saturday amid accusations of the mainland meddling and the influence of Hong Kong's social unrest.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/8 20:18:40

Hong Kong 'frontline' riots in retreat

Many of the most radical Hong Kong rioters have announced they are giving up violence, indicating that what observers called the "black terror movement" has died down as the opposition camp shifts focus toward elections in September.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/8 20:13:40