• Hong Kong - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hong_Kong Hong Kong (/ ˌ h ɒ ŋ ˈ k ɒ ŋ / (); Chinese: 香港, Cantonese: [hœ́ːŋ.kɔ̌ːŋ] ()), officially the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China (HKSAR), is a metropolitan area and special administrative region of the People's Republic of China on the eastern Pearl River Delta of the South China Sea.With over 7.5 million people of various nationalities ...
  • Hong Kong | Culture, History, & People | Britannica

    www.britannica.com/place/Hong-Kong Hong Kong, special administrative region of China, located to the east of the Pearl River estuary on the south coast of China. Hong Kong was a British possession for decades until it rejoined China in 1997. It is a vibrant cultural and financial center of Chinese society.
  • Home | Hong Kong Tourism Board

    www.discoverhongkong.com/eng/index.html Hong Kong's official tourism guide recommendations on thebest experiences in Hong Kong, events, shopping and dining, vacation holiday packages, maps, guided tours and travel planning itineraries to experience Hong Kong's unique international living culture. Visit Hong Kong, Asia's top travel destination.
  • Is Hong Kong a Part of China, or Not? - TripSavvy

    www.tripsavvy.com/what-country-is-hong-kong-in-1535874 Post-handover, the colony of Hong Kong became the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR) and for official purposes is a part of China. But, for all intents and purposes, it is allowed to operate as an independent country. Below are just some of the ways Hong Kong behaves like an independent country.
  • Hong Kong: Leaked police manuals show officers often ...

    www.washingtonpost.com/graphics/2019/.../hong-kong-protests-excessive-force HONG KONG ­— As violence escalated in Hong Kong over recent months, senior officials repeatedly ruled out a full inquiry into increasingly aggressive police tactics toward pro-democracy ...
  • China passes Hong Kong security law, deepening fears for ...

    www.aljazeera.com/.../china-passes-controversial-hong-kong-nat-security-law-r... Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam, speaking via video link to the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva, said the law would fill a "gaping hole" and would not undermine the territory's autonomy ...
  • Hong Kong Security Law Redraws Lines, Making Some Ideas ...

    www.nytimes.com/2020/07/05/world/asia/hong-kong-security-law.html HONG KONG — A barge draped with enormous red banners celebrating China’s new security law was sailing across Hong Kong’s famed Victoria Harbor only hours after the legislation passed.
  • Hong Kong: Chinese ambassador warns UK over 'interference ...

    www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-china-53307327 Media caption Pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong: "Now is the time to stand with Hong Kong". China has warned the UK not to interfere with Hong Kong following the imposition by Beijing of a ...
  • U.S. Restricts Hong Kong's Access to Sensitive Technology ...

    time.com/5861556/hong-kong-trade-benefits-technology Hong Kong matters far less to China’s fortunes than it once did, with 12% of the country’s exports going to or through Hong Kong last year, compared with 45% in 1992. Still, the end of Hong ...
  • Hong Kong | South China Morning Post

    www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong Breaking news, analysis and opinion from the SCMP's Hong Kong edition.