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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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Belt, Road called an opportunity for the US

Tung Chee-hwa, former chief executive of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, said that while trade and business ties between China and the US are important, the “overall relationship should not be anchored on the economic relationship alone”, adding that taking advantage of every opportunity to collaborate will move the relationship forward.

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Xi confers honor on PLA unit in Hong Kong

President Xi Jinping recently signed an order to confer an honorary title on a special military unit stationed in Hong Kong ahead of the upcoming 20th anniversary of the city’s return to the motherland.

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Hong Kong Bond Connect gets green light

Chinese mainland and Hong Kong regulators on Tuesday gave the green light to a long-anticipated cross-border trading link that makes the mainland’s $9.5 trillion bond market more accessible to overseas investors.

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I.M. Pei ‘master’ architect reaches century mark

One of the world’s most iconic and prolific modern architects, Chinese-American I.M. Pei, turned 100 years old on Wednesday.

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