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Hong Kong applauds its financial prowess amid protests

Reuters Monday, 13 January 2020
Hong Kong's chief executive Carrie Lam and top finance officials praised the Chinese-ruled city's resilience as a global financial hub on Monday amid more than six months of often violent pro-democracy unrest.
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