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HK-Latvia, HK-Pakistan tax treaties come into force

The Comprehensive Avoidance of Double Taxation Agreements with Latvia and Pakistan have entered into force, a spokesman for China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region government said on Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/24 18:38:37

Nomination starts in China's HKSAR for election of national legislature deputies

Nomination for 36 deputies to the 13th National People's Congress (NPC) started on Friday in China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR).
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/24 17:04:39

Top political advisor vows 'utmost sincerity' in cross-Strait development

Top political advisor Yu Zhengsheng has pledged the "utmost sincerity" and "greatest efforts" by the Chinese mainland in promoting the peaceful development of cross-Strait relations.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/24 15:54:11

First light festival to be held in Hong Kong

Photo taken on Nov. 22, 2017 shows a light installation during the preview of "Lumieres Hong Kong", the city's first ever light festival, in south China's Hong Kong. The event will run from Nov. 23 to 25.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/24 8:48:09

Nine killed in apartment blaze in north Taiwan

Nine people were killed and two others slightly injured in a blaze Wednesday night in a rental apartment in north Taiwan's New Taipei City, local police said.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/23 11:15:53

5.2-magnitude earthquake hits Taiwan

A 5.2-magnitude earthquake hit Yunlin County of Taiwan at 10:20 p.m. Wednesday Beijing Time, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC).
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/23 8:18:15

Most Taiwanese firms face talent shortage: survey

A majority of Taiwanese firms are feeling the pressure from a talent shortage and having difficulty attracting professionals, a survey showed Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/22 20:06:27

Criticism of Hong Kong, mainland rail link groundless: expert

Politicizing the management of passenger handling at the West Kowloon Station of the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link (XRL) is not in the interest of Hong Kong's people nor its economic development, an expert said Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/19 23:13:39

Mainland, HKSAR sign cooperation arrangement for co-location arrangement

A cooperation arrangement was signed on Saturday between the mainland and the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) on the co-location arrangement at the West Kowloon Station of the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link (XRL).
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/18 18:54:19

Christmas decorations seen in HK

People walk past Christmas decorations at a shopping mall in Kowloon of Hong Kong, south China, Nov. 16, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/17 13:19:50

Taiwan authorities should abandon hostile mentality: mainland spokesman

Taiwan authorities should abandon their hostile mentality and respect the choice of its residents, a Chinese mainland spokesperson said Wednesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/15 20:08:26

Macao chief executive delivers Policy Address for Fiscal Year 2018

Chief Executive of Macao Special Administrative Region Chui Sai On delivers the Policy Address for the Fiscal Year 2018 entitled "Seeking Pragmatic Progress for Inclusive Development" at the Legislative Assembly in Macao, south China, Nov. 14, 2017.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/15 10:31:32

Over 274,000 people registered as organ donors in China's Hong Kong

More than 274,000 people have registered as organ donors in Hong Kong, secretary for health of the government of China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) announced Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/11 22:29:04

5-magnitude earthquake jolts Taiwan

A 5-magnitude earthquake hit Nantou of Taiwan at 8:22 pm Saturday Beijing Time, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC).
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/11 20:50:07

Taiwanese spend one-tenth monthly salary on Singles' Day shopping spree: survey

The majority of employees in Taiwan will join the annual Singles' Day shopping spree and spend about one-tenth of their monthly salary on average, a poll showed Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/10 14:05:03

US government adheres to one-China policy: Trump

Visiting US President Donald Trump said Thursday that the American government upholds and sticks to the one-China policy.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/9 14:56:21

Top political advisor meets Taiwan lawmakers

Top political advisor Yu Zhengsheng has called for better exchanges for people from across the Taiwan Strait.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/11/8 8:04:29

Hong Kong radicals who boo Chinese national anthem to face punishment

Applying the newly adopted National Anthem Law in Hong Kong and Macao special administrative regions will help prevent radicals from insulting the country and also safeguard national sovereignty, experts said Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2017/11/5 23:08:40