One Hong Kong, two sentiments after 20 years of Chinese rule

Ahead of the anniversary, state broadcaster China Central Television has been running daily news features extolling what it calls the inextricable ties between China and Hong Kong in fields ranging from sports to the military and the arts. Underneath the ... ( read original story ...)

Hong Kong wealth gap worst in five decades: Oxfam

Income inequality in Hong Kong has hit its highest level in almost 50 years as a red-hot property bubble squeezes the financial hub's most vulnerable and risks fuelling social tensions, Income inequality in the financial hub of Hong Kong has hit its ... ( read original story ...)

Hong Kong: the 20th anniversary of the handover – Q&A

Hong Kong is marking 20 years since the territory was handed from Britain to China, bringing an end to more than 150 years of colonial rule. When the Chinese flag was raised over the city on 1 July, 1997, Hong Kong was not entirely integrated with the rest ... ( read original story ...)

Hong Kong’s youth press campaign for full democracy

HONG KONG -- When the British handed over Hong Kong to China in 1997, Beijing promised to allow universal suffrage as an "ultimate aim", along with other freedoms, under a "one country, two systems" arrangement agreed with London. That's not going to ... ( read original story ...)

Hong Kong activists hold China protest before Xi trip

The statue symbolises Hong Kong's return to China by Britain [Tyrone Siu/Reuters] Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters have draped a black flag over a statue symbolising the city's return to China by Britain, just days before a visit by President Xi Jinping ... ( read original story ...)