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First Taiwan-born panda cub celebrates birthday

A birthday party was held Thursday at Taipei Zoo as Yuan Zai, the first panda cub born in Taiwan turned four.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/7 10:07:56

Profile: Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, new HKSAR chief executive

Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor was sworn in Saturday as the fifth-term chief executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR).
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/1 23:17:22

New Hong Kong chief executive sworn in

Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor was sworn in Saturday morning as the Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR), as Hong Kong marks the 20th anniversary of its return to China.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/1 10:33:52

New Hong Kong chief executive sworn in

Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor was sworn in Saturday morning as the Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/1 9:32:20

President Xi attends gala show for HK's 20th return anniversary

President Xi Jinping attended a grand gala marking the 20th anniversary of Hong Kong's return to China at the waterfront Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center Friday night.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/7/1 8:33:14

China resolutely opposes US arms sales to Taiwan: spokesperson

China resolutely opposes the United States' plan to sell arms to Taiwan, Ma Xiaoguang, spokesperson for the State Council Taiwan Affairs Office said Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/30 17:56:51

Xi inspects PLA garrison in Hong Kong

President Xi Jinping on Friday inspected the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) Garrison in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) at Shek Kong barracks, on the eve of the 20th anniversary of Hong Kong's return to China.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/30 11:00:45

'Hong Kong pulls at my heartstrings': Xi

"Hong Kong's development has always pulled at my heartstrings," Chinese President Xi Jinping said Thursday, just two days ahead of the 20th anniversary of Hong Kong's return to China.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/30 9:39:37

President Xi meets HKSAR chief executive

Chinese President Xi Jinping met with outgoing Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) Leung Chun-ying Thursday, saying the central government fully acknowledged his work during his five-year term of office.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/30 8:42:18

Xi vows support to HK

Chinese President Xi Jinping said Thursday that the central government will always support the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) in growing its economy and improving people's well-being.
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/29 23:58:39

Xi arrives in Hong Kong for 20th return anniversary

President Xi Jinping set foot on Hong Kong Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/29 13:27:13

Mainland, Hong Kong sign new deals on investment, Ecotech

The Chinese mainland and Hong Kong inked two agreements on investment as well as economic and technical (Ecotech) cooperation here on Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/29 9:00:21

Hong Kong attracts expats back

When Timmy Wan first returned to Hong Kong from Vancouver, Canada, in 1998, he said he was surprised, but proud of the city's development, as when he left 10 years before, he was uncertain of its fate.
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/29 0:23:39

Hong Kong set to play key role in Southeast Asia growth

Ever since China resumed sovereignty over Hong Kong 20 years ago, the mainland has stood fully behind the city and underpinned its prosperity.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/28 22:42:41

Chinese mainland urges DPP to give up "Taiwan independence" stance

Only by giving up on "Taiwan independence" can the current administration of Taiwan genuinely enhance cross-Strait relations, a mainland spokesperson said Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/28 17:40:33

Taiwan leader’s Twitter post infuriates the public

Taiwanese leader Tsai Ing-wen's official Twitter account has been inundated by a flood of comments, allegedly from Chinese netizens, after she wrote a tweet on June 27 which thanked Japan for supporting Taiwan in joining the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP).
Source: People.cn | 2017/6/28 16:04:09

HK can play bigger role in Belt & Road

As a "super-connector" for the Chinese mainland, Hong Kong can provide significant support in financial and legal services to boost China's cooperation with other countries under the Belt and Road initiative, experts said.
Source: Global Times | 2017/6/27 23:48:40

Former Taiwan leader Ma Ying-jeou stresses importance of 1992 Consensus

Taiwan's former leader Ma Ying-jeou on Monday said the 1992 Consensus was the common political foundation for cross-Strait ties.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/6/27 13:18:50