Macao puts new tobacco control law into effect
A new law to control smoking and the sale of tobacco has entered into force in Macao since Monday, the special administrative region's Health Service Bureau said.
Top legislature approves one-stop boundary control arrangement in HKSAR
China's top legislature on Wednesday adopted a decision to apply a one-stop boundary control cooperation arrangement in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR).
Macao's visitor arrivals rise 9.4 pct in November
Macao's visitor arrivals in November rose 9.4 percent year-on-year, yet down slightly by 1.9 percent month-on-month, the special administrative region (SAR)'s statistics department said on Wednesday.
HK's Lam promotes high-speed rail as customs issue discussed in Beijing
Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor appraised the convenience of high-speed railways after traveling with her family to Guilin, the Guangxi Zhuang autonomous region, for a holiday on Saturday.
Joint checkpoint envisioned to connect HK to mainland
China's top legislature began deliberations on Friday on a joint checkpoint arrangement for the express rail link connecting the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region with Guangzhou, Guangdong province.
Policies offer equal treatment to people from HK, Macao
The central government's top authority for Hong Kong and Macao affairs announced on Monday a new series of policies that grant residents of the two special administrative regions equal access to subsidies for home purchases, school scholarship and financial support for social science research on the mainland.
HK sees role as infrastructure financing center
Hong Kong is seeking to develop itself into a major infrastructure financing center, taking advantage of the corporate fundraising demand under the Belt and Road Initiative as well as international investors' interest in infrastructure projects.
Macao SAR government marks 18th anniversary of return to China
Macao held a grand flag-raising ceremony Wednesday to celebrate the 18th anniversary of its return to China.
University of Hong Kong appoints new president
The Council of the University of Hong Kong (HKU) decided on Friday to appoint Zhang Xiang as the 16th president and vice-chancellor of HKU for a term of five years.
Hong Kong called to help build greater bay area
Premier Li Keqiang called on Hong Kong on Friday to play an active role in the Belt and Road Initiative and build the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area into a world-class bay area.