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Incoming HK chief ‘s election ‘deserved’

President says Lam matches Beijing’s ‘longtime standard’ for leader of SAR Beijing will not waiver in the principle of “one country, two systems” in Hong Kong and will fully support the newly appointed chief executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and her government to govern according to law, President Xi Jinping said on […]

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Hong Kong elects first female chief

Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, who will become the first woman to serve as chief executive of China’s Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, vowed after her election victory on Sunday to lead Hong Kong forward in solidarity.

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Allegiance required to take Hong Kong office

Officials and lawmakers in Hong Kong must pledge with sincerity their loyalty to the Basic Law, or Hong Kong’s mini-constitution, before they can assume office, the top legislature said on Monday.

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SAR chief: Most back ‘one country’

Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying said the majority of Hong Kong people support the “One Country, Two Systems” principle – and only a small minority are advocating “independence” for the special administrative region.

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Ma’s trip to Hong Kong scrapped over committee’s security concerns

Taiwan authorities have barred former leader Ma Ying-jeou from traveling to Hong Kong to deliver a speech on Wednesday.

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Officials condemn riot

Violence had nothing to do with govt policy on hawkers, chief executive says

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