United Kingdom  

'One country, two systems' can continue beyond 2047: Hong Kong leader

Reuters Thursday, 16 January 2020
The principle that ensures Hong Kong enjoys freedoms unavailable in mainland China can continue beyond its 2047 expiry date as long as the city's youngsters do not destroy it with "temporary misunderstandings," Chief Executive Carrie Lam said on Thursday.
0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 
Video credit: Newsflare - Published
News video: Scuffles break out between protesters and riot police in central Hong Kong

Scuffles break out between protesters and riot police in central Hong Kong 03:22

Scuffles broke out on Sunday in central Hong Kong as riot police cleared a square of thousands of pro-democracy protesters. Earlier, riot police charged some of the demonstrators and also fired tear gas after two plainclothes officers were assaulted, according to local media The gathering...

πŸ’‘ One News Page Knowledge: Other News Mentions

Hong Kong Hong Kong Special administrative region of China

TikTok halts Hong Kong access after security law

Popular short video app TikTok has blocked access in Hong Kong as it comes under increasing scrutiny.
BBC News
Australia steps up Hong Kong action in wake of China security law [Video]

Australia steps up Hong Kong action in wake of China security law

PM Scott Morrison suspends extradition pact with territory and extends visas for Hong Kong people already in Australia.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO    Duration: 02:39Published
Australia ends Hong Kong extradition treaty, extends visas [Video]

Australia ends Hong Kong extradition treaty, extends visas

Australia ends Hong Kong extradition treaty, extends visasView on euronews

Credit: euronews (in English)    Duration: 00:26Published

UK's Huawei VP insists staff 'free to express views' - but says he has no opinion on China's new Hong Kong security law

'We have a management team in the UK like any other UK organisation and we are free to express our view,' vice president of telecommunications giant says
Independent

Carrie Lam Carrie Lam Chief Executive of Hong Kong

Social media firms worried about China's Hong Kong security law [Video]

Social media firms worried about China's Hong Kong security law

Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam called the law 'mild' compared with those in other countries, but tech giants and social media companies are not convinced.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO    Duration: 04:34Published
Hong Kong security law is not "doom and gloom" [Video]

Hong Kong security law is not "doom and gloom"

Hong Kong's national security law imposed by Beijing last week was not "doom and gloom" for the city, its leader Carrie Lam said on Tuesday (July 7), adding it was untrue to say she was not privy to any of its details before they were announced.

Credit: Reuters Studio    Duration: 01:08Published
Hong Kong marks handover anniversary under shadow of security law [Video]

Hong Kong marks handover anniversary under shadow of security law

City's riot police makes arrests as territory's Chief Executive Carrie Lam says new legislation is 'lawful, reasonable'.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO    Duration: 02:27Published
Carrie Lam defends new China security law [Video]

Carrie Lam defends new China security law

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam has defended China's approval of a contentious national security law that will allow authorities to crack down on subversive and secessionist activity in Hong Kong, during a speech to the UN Human Rights Council.

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO    Duration: 01:30Published

You Might Like


Related videos from verified sources

Every single person on the streets of Hong Kong wears mask for Coronavirus [Video]

Every single person on the streets of Hong Kong wears mask for Coronavirus

Not one person is seen without a mask on the streets of Hong Kong. Crazy!

Credit: Rumble Studio     Duration: 00:44Published
This is the eerie housing block the Hong Kong government might use to quarantine coronavirus patients [Video]

This is the eerie housing block the Hong Kong government might use to quarantine coronavirus patients

This empty housing block in the Fanling area of Hong Kong has been a proposed quarantine centre to house patients that have contracted the deadly coronavirus. Filmed on (January 26) after the..

Credit: Newsflare     Duration: 00:29Published
Hong Kong riot police fire pepper rounds at bystanders next to last remaining new year market [Video]

Hong Kong riot police fire pepper rounds at bystanders next to last remaining new year market

Hong Kong riot police fired pepper rounds at bystanders near a traditional lunar new year street food market on Sunday (January 26), The makeshift market was temporarily in place for three days..

Credit: Newsflare     Duration: 04:07Published

Related news from verified sources

Asian shares turn red as Hong Kong tumbles on China virus

Asian shares erased earlier gains on Wednesday, swinging into negative territory as a spike in new Chinese virus cases sent Hong Kong stocks tumbling and fueled...
Reuters Also reported by •Just-Food

New chief of China's Hong Kong liaison office hopes city returns to 'right path'

The new head of China's liaison office in Hong Kong, the most senior mainland official based in the territory, said on Monday China was the strongest backer of...
Reuters Also reported by •Just-Food

UK: Stop, Collaborate And Listen: First Recognition And Assistance Granted To Mainland Liquidators In Hong Kong - Herbert Smith Freehills

In a long-awaited development of cross-border insolvency cooperation between Hong Kong and Mainland China, the Hong Kong Court has granted recognition and...
Mondaq


Tweets about this