Tag Archives: Basic Law

HK to ‘grasp opportunities’

President Xi Jinping called on compatriots in Hong Kong on Monday to join hands with the whole nation to “grasp the opportunities of the country’s development” and further implement the one country, two systems principle.

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Xi will visit Hong Kong for festivities

President Xi Jinping will embark on a three-day trip to Hong Kong on Thursday to attend a ceremony marking the 20th anniversary of Hong Kong’s return to China.

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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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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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HK chief says reform must not abandon law

Hong Kong Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying maintained that the city government will not talk to student protesters “for the sake of talking”, since the Basic Law provisions and decisions of the top legislature cannot be abandoned to meet the students’ demands.  The Hong Kong government shelved talks with the Hong Kong Federation of Students last […]

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