Chinese President Xi Jinping will be in Hong Kong from June 29 to July 1 to attend a ceremony marking the 20th anniversary of Hong Kong's return to the motherland, a statement said Sunday.
Hong Kong's wealthiest man Li Ka-shing said "one country, two systems" has provided the region with "front row seats" in the country's development, enabling it to participate in various national development plans.
Carrie Lam, Chief Executive-elect of Hong Kong, said that bolstering Hong Kong's economy and easing the local housing crunch are going to be among her top priorities once she takes office.
The final phase of the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong high-speed rail service has been given a start date of the third quarter of 2018, according to MTR.
Leung Chun-ying, chief executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR) has said that the development plan for Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area could be a new booster for Hong Kong's development in the future