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Agnes Chow Ting (born 3 December 1996) is a Hong Kong social activist.
Algebraic topology is a branch of mathematics that uses tools from abstract algebra to study topological spaces.
The Beatitudes are eight blessings recounted by Jesus in the Sermon on the Mount in the Gospel of Matthew.
British Hong Kong was the period during which Hong Kong was under British Crown rule, from 1841 to 1997 (excluding the Japanese occupation from 1941 to 1945).
Capital Normal University (首都师范大学, pinyin: Shǒudū Shīfàn Dàxué, or 首师大 for short) is a university in Beijing, China.
Carrie Yau Tsang Kar-lai, GBS, JP (born 4 June 1955) is a former Hong Kong government official.
The Catholic Church, also known as the Roman Catholic Church, is the largest Christian church, with more than 1.299 billion members worldwide.
The Central Coordination Group for Hong Kong and Macau Affairs is an internal policy coordination group of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China and the State Council of the People's Republic of China, reporting to the Politburo, in charge of supervising and coordinating Beijing's policy towards the Special Administrative Regions of Hong Kong and Macau.
The Central News Agency is the state-owned news agency operated by the Government of the Republic of China (Taiwan).
The Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region is the representative of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and head of the Government of Hong Kong in China.
Chief executive officer (CEO) is the position of the most senior corporate officer, executive, administrator, or other leader in charge of managing an organization especially an independent legal entity such as a company or nonprofit institution.
The Chief Secretary for Administration, commonly known as the Chief Secretary of Hong Kong, is the most senior principal official of the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.
China, officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), is a unitary one-party sovereign state in East Asia and the world's most populous country, with a population of around /1e9 round 3 billion.
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) is a public research university in Shatin, Hong Kong formally established in 1963 by a charter granted by the Legislative Council of Hong Kong.
The Comprehensive Social Security Assistance (CSSA) scheme is a welfare programme in Hong Kong that provides supplementary payments to Hong Kong residents whose income is not sufficient to meet basic needs.
Demosistō is a small pro-democracy political party in Hong Kong established on 10 April 2016.
The Development Bureau is an agency of the Government of Hong Kong responsible for urban planning and renewal, land administration, housing, infrastructure development and heritage conservation.
Donald Tsang Yam-kuen, GBM (born 7 October 1944) is a former Hong Kong civil servant and the second Chief Executive of Hong Kong from 2005 to 2012.
Edinburgh Place Ferry Pier, often referred to as the "Star Ferry" Pier, was a pier in Edinburgh Place, Central, Hong Kong, serving the Star Ferry.
The Election Committee is a Hong Kong electoral college, the function of which is to select the Chief Executive (CE).
Equestrian at the 2008 Summer Paralympics consisted of eleven dressage events.
The European Union (EU) is a political and economic union of EUnum member states that are located primarily in Europe.
The Executive Council of Hong Kong (ExCo;; Chinese name before the transfer of sovereignty: 行政局) is a formal body of advisers to the Chief Executive of Hong Kong that serves as a core policy-making organ of the Government of Hong Kong.
The Financial Secretary is the title held by the Hong Kong government minister who is responsible for all economic and financial matters.
Financial Services and the Treasury Bureau or FSTB is a part of the twelve policy bureaux for the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.
John Frank Adams FRS (5 November 1930 – 7 January 1989) was a British mathematician, one of the major contributors to homotopy theory.
The General Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China is head of the Communist Party of China and the highest-ranking official within the People's Republic of China.
The Honourable Chief Justice Geoffrey Ma Tao-li, GBM (born 11 January 1956) is a Hong Kong judge, and serves as the 2nd and incumbent Chief Justice of the Hong Kong Court of Final Appeal.
The Gold Bauhinia Star (GBS) is the highest rank in Order of the Bauhinia Star in Hong Kong, created in 1997 to replace the British honours system of the Order of the British Empire after the transfer of sovereignty to People's Republic of China and the establishment of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR).
The Grand Bauhinia Medal is the highest award under the Hong Kong honours and awards system; it is to recognise the selected person's lifelong and highly significant contribution to the well-being of Hong Kong.
Guangzhou–Shenzhen–Hong Kong express rail link (XRL), also known as “Guangshen'gang XRL” (officially Beijing–Guangzhou–Shenzhen–Hong Kong high-speed railway, Guangzhou–Shenzhen–Hong Kong section), is a high-speed railway line to be inaugurated in phases between 2011 and 2018.
Henry Tang Ying-yen, GBM, GBS, JP (born 6 September 1952, Hong Kong) is a Hong Kong politician who served as the Chief Secretary of Hong Kong between 2007 and 2011.
The Heung Yee Kuk (lit. 'Rural Council'), officially the 'Heung Yee Kuk N.T.', is a statutory advisory body representing establishment interests in the New Territories, Hong Kong.
Home Affairs Bureau is one of the policy bureaux of the Hong Kong Government.
The Hong Kong Bar Association (HKBA) is the professional regulatory body for barristers in Hong Kong.
Hong Kong Basic Law Article 23 is an article in the Basic Law of Hong Kong.
The 2018 Hong Kong Legislative Council by-election was held on 11 March 2018 for the four vacancies in the Legislative Council of Hong Kong (LegCo), the Hong Kong Island, Kowloon West and New Territories East geographical constituencies and the Architectural, Surveying, Planning and Landscape functional constituency, resulted by the disqualification of six pro-democrat and localist Legislative Council members over the 2016 oath-taking controversy.
The 2012 Hong Kong Chief Executive election was held on 25 March 2012 to select the Chief Executive of Hong Kong (CE), the highest office in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR), by a 1,193-member Election Committee (EC) to replace the incumbent Chief Executive.
The 2017 Hong Kong Chief Executive election was held on 26 March 2017 for the 5th term of the Chief Executive of Hong Kong (CE), the highest office of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR).
The Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office London (Traditional Chinese: 香港駐倫敦經濟貿易辦事處 Pinyin: Xiānggǎng Zhù Lúndūn Jīngjì Màoyì Bànshì Chù) is Hong Kong's representation in the United Kingdom.
Hong Kong Free Press (HKFP) is a free, non-profit online newspaper based in Hong Kong.
Hong Kong Institute of Architects (HKIA, Traditional Chinese:香港建築師學會) is a professional body for architects in Hong Kong with approximately 1500 full members, 300 associates members and graduate members.
The Hong Kong Institution of Engineers (HKIE) is a professional body of engineers in Hong Kong.
The 2016 Hong Kong Legislative Council election was held on 4 September 2016 for the 6th Legislative Council of Hong Kong (LegCo).
The Hong Kong order of precedence is a nominal and symbolic hierarchy of important positions within the Government of Hong Kong.
The Hong Kong Palace Museum is a planned museum exhibiting artifacts of Beijing's Palace Museum in Hong Kong's West Kowloon Cultural District (WKCD).
The Housing, Planning and Lands Bureau is a former policy bureau of the Government of Hong Kong, which was responsible for urban planning policy, public housing and the management and selling of public lands.
Indigenous inhabitants,; Hong Kong Hakka: Ngien2gi1min2, refers to the people descended through the male line from a person who was in 1898, before Convention for the Extension of Hong Kong Territory was signed, a resident of an established village in the New Territories of Hong Kong.
The Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) is an independent professional association for civil engineers and a charitable body in the United Kingdom.
The International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (ICESCR) is a multilateral treaty adopted by the United Nations General Assembly on 16 December 1966, and came in force from 3 January 1976.
John Tsang Chun-wah, GBM, JP (born 21 April 1951) is a Hong Kong former senior civil servant and government official who was the longest-serving Financial Secretary in the Special Administrative Region period to date.
A justice ministry, ministry of justice, or department of justice is a ministry or other government agency in charge of the administration of justice.
Lee Wing-tat (born 25 December 1955) was a Member of the Legislative Council of Hong Kong (LegCo), returned by direct election as representative of the New Territories West constituency.
The Legion of Honour, with its full name National Order of the Legion of Honour (Ordre national de la Légion d'honneur), is the highest French order of merit for military and civil merits, established in 1802 by Napoléon Bonaparte and retained by all the divergent governments and regimes later holding power in France, up to the present.
The Legislative Council of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (LegCo) is the unicameral parliamentary legislature of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China.
Leung Chun-ying, GBM, JP (born 12 August 1954), also known as CY Leung, is a Hong Kong politician.
The administration of Leung Chun-ying as Chief Executive of Hong Kong, officially referred to as "The 4th term Chief Executive of Hong Kong" relates to the period of governance of Hong Kong since the transfer of sovereignty of Hong Kong, between 1 July 2012 and 30 June 2017.
Li Keqiang (Mandarin:; born 1 July 1955) is the current Premier of the State Council of the People's Republic of China.
The Liaison Office of the Central People's Government in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (abbr. LOCPG or 中聯辦) is an organ of the Central People's Government of the People's Republic of China (PRC) in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR).
Lingnan University (LN/LU), formerly called Lingnan College, is the only public liberal arts university in Hong Kong.
Below is the list of leaders of Hong Kong by university education.
This is a list government agencies of the Hong Kong Government.
Lockhart Road is a street spanning the whole length of Wan Chai from east to west on the Hong Kong Island of Hong Kong.
Mak Chai-kwong GBS, JP (born 16 June 1950) is a Hong Kong civil engineer and civil servant.
Matthew Cheung Kin-chung, GBM, GBS, JP (born 20 November 1950) is a Hong Kong government official.
Michael Suen Ming-yeung GBS CBE; born 7 April 1944) was the Secretary for Education of Hong Kong. Born in Chongqing in 1944, his family fled the then provisional capital of Republic of China to Hong Kong in 1947.
Moral and national education (MNE) is a school curriculum proposed by the Education Bureau of Hong Kong, changed from the moral and civic education (MCE). The subject was particularly controversial for applauding the:communist and:nationalist positions of China's government on the one hand, and criticizing republicanism and:democracy on the other.
The National Anthem Bill is a proposed law of Hong Kong to preserve the dignity of the "March of the Volunteers", national anthem of the People's Republic of China, so that the Hong Kong resident would respect the national anthem.
The National People's Congress (usually abbreviated NPC) is the national legislature of the People's Republic of China. With 2,980 members in 2018, it is the largest parliamentary body in the world. Under China's Constitution, the NPC is structured as a unicameral legislature, with the power to legislate, the power to oversee the operations of the government, and the power to elect the major officers of state. However, the NPC has been described as a "rubber stamp," having "never rejected a government proposal" in its history. The NPC is elected for a term of five years. It holds annual sessions every spring, usually lasting from 10 to 14 days, in the Great Hall of the People on the west side of Tiananmen Square in Beijing. The NPC's sessions are usually timed to occur with the meetings of the National Committee of the People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC), a consultative body whose members represent various social groups. As the NPC and the CPPCC are the main deliberative bodies of China, they are often referred to as the Lianghui (Two Assemblies). According to the NPC, its annual meetings provide an opportunity for the officers of state to review past policies and present future plans to the nation.
The New Territories is one of the three main regions of Hong Kong, alongside Hong Kong Island and the Kowloon Peninsula.
"One country, two systems" is a constitutional principle formulated by Deng Xiaoping, the Paramount Leader of the People's Republic of China (PRC), for the reunification of China during the early 1980s.
Paul Tang Kwok-wai JP (born 13 January 1956) is a former Secretary for the Civil Service of Hong Kong.
The Central Politburo of the Communist Party of China, formally known as the Political Bureau of the CPC Central Committee and known as Central Bureau (中央局) before 1927, is a group of 25 people who oversee the Communist Party of China.
The Premier of the State Council of the People's Republic of China, sometimes also referred to informally as the "Prime Minister", is the Leader of the State Council of China (constitutionally synonymous with the "Central People's Government" since 1954), who is the head of government and holds the highest rank (Level 1) in the Civil Service.
The President of the People's Republic of China is the head of state of the People's Republic of China.
Principal officials, according to the Basic Law, are government officials who are nominated by the Chief Executive and appointed by the Central People's Government of the People's Republic of China.
The pro-democracy camp or pan-democracy camp (Chinese: 民主派 or 泛民主派) refers to a political alignment that supports increased democracy, namely the universal suffrage of the Chief Executive and the Legislative Council as given by the Basic Law under the "One Country, Two Systems" framework.
Queen's Pier, named after Queen Victoria, was a public pier in front of City Hall in Edinburgh Place, Central, Hong Kong.
Rafael Hui Si-yan (born 1948) is a former Chief Secretary for Administration of Hong Kong and career civil servant.
Raymond Tam Chi-yuen is a Hong Kong politician.
The right to housing is the economic, social and cultural right to adequate housing and shelter.
Rimsky Yuen Kwok-keung, GBM, SC, JP (born 1964) is a lawyer and the third Secretary for Justice of Hong Kong from 2012 to 2018.
Rita Lau Ng Wai-lan (born 8 May 1953) is a Hong Kong former civil servant.
The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) is a professional body that accredits professionals within the land, property, construction, and infrastructure sectors worldwide.
The Secretary for Constitutional and Mainland Affairs is the head of the Constitutional and Mainland Affairs Bureau, which is responsible for promoting the Basic Law, constitutional affairs, electoral development, and coordinate liaison between the Hong Kong government and the relevant mainland China authorities, as well as to promote various regional cooperation initiatives between Hong Kong and the mainland.
The Secretary for Development of the Hong Kong Government is responsible for planning, land development and public works related development policy in Hong Kong.
The Hong Kong Secretary for Housing, Planning and Lands was the head of the Housing, Planning and Lands Bureau, which was responsible for urban planning policy, public housing and the management and selling of public lands.
The Secretary for Justice is the head of the Hong Kong Department of Justice, the chief legal advisor to the Chief Executive of Hong Kong, and the chief law enforcement officer of the Government of Hong Kong.
The Secretary for the Environment, Transport and Works, who heads the Environment, Transport and Works Bureau of the Hong Kong Government, is responsible for public works projects, transport related issues and environmental protection.
Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) is a viral respiratory disease of zoonotic origin caused by the SARS coronavirus (SARS-CoV).
Shelley Lee Lai Kuen is a former senior official in the Hong Kong Government.
Sin Chung-kai, SBS, JP (born 15 June 1960, in Hong Kong with family roots in Dongguan, Guangdong) is a former member of Hong Kong Legislative Council and former member of Kwai Tsing District Council.
The Small House Policy (SHP) was introduced in 1972 in Hong Kong.
The Social Welfare Department is a department of the Hong Kong Government responsible for providing welfare services to the community.
The South China Morning Post (also known as SCMP or The Post), with its Sunday edition, the Sunday Morning Post, is a Hong Kong English-language newspaper and Hong Kong's newspaper of record.
The Standing Committee of the National People's Congress (NPCSC) is a committee of about 150 members of the National People's Congress (NPC) of the People's Republic of China (PRC), which is convened between plenary sessions of the NPC.
The Star Ferry is a passenger ferry service operator and tourist attraction in Hong Kong.
A statutory authority is a body set up by law which is authorised to enact legislation on behalf of the relevant country or state.
Stephen Lam Sui-lung, OBE, GBM, GBS (Cantonese pronunciation:; born 24 November 1955) was the Chief Secretary for Administration of Hong Kong and Secretary for Constitutional and Mainland Affairs.
Sun Chunlan (born May 1950) is a Chinese politician, a member of the Politburo of the Communist Party of China, and a Vice Premier of the People's Republic of China.
The Hindu is an Indian daily newspaper, headquartered at Chennai.
The prefix The Honourable or The Honorable (abbreviated to The Hon., Hon. or formerly The Hon'ble—the latter term is still used in South Asia) is a style that is used before the names of certain classes of people.
The Standard is an English free newspaper in Hong Kong with a daily circulation in 2012 of 200,450.
The Straits Times is an English-language daily broadsheet newspaper based in Singapore currently owned by Singapore Press Holdings (SPH).
The Wall Street Journal is a U.S. business-focused, English-language international daily newspaper based in New York City.
The Town Planning Board is a statutory body of the Hong Kong Government tasked with developing urban plans with an aim to ensuring the "health, safety, convenience and general welfare of the community through the process of guiding and controlling the development and use of land, and to bring about a better organised, efficient and desirable place to live and work." It is founded upon section 2 of the Town Planning Ordinance.
Tsinghua University (abbreviated THU;; also romanized as Qinghua) is a major research university in Beijing, China and a member of the elite C9 League of Chinese universities.
The United Front Work Department of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (UFWD) is an agency of the Communist Party of China.
The Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) is a historic document that was adopted by the United Nations General Assembly at its third session on 10 December 1948 as Resolution 217 at the Palais de Chaillot in Paris, France.
The University of Hong Kong (often abbreviated as HKU) is a public research university located in Pokfulam, Hong Kong.
Wan Chai is a metropolitan area situated at the western part of the Wan Chai District on the northern shore of Hong Kong Island, in Hong Kong.
The West Kowloon Cultural District (abbreviated WKCD) is a development project that aims to form an international-grade arts and culture hub on an area of land in West Kowloon, Hong Kong that was originally reclaimed in the 1990s as part of the Airport Core Programme.
West Kowloon (abbreviated WKS), also known as Hong Kong West Kowloon, is the terminus of the Hong Kong section of the Guangzhou–Shenzhen–Hong Kong Express Rail Link (XRL), and is currently under construction.
Wolfson College is a constituent college of the University of Cambridge in Cambridge, England.
Woo Kwok-hing, GBS (born 13 January 1946) is a retired Hong Kong judge.
Xi Jinping (born 15 June 1953) is a Chinese politician currently serving as General Secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC), President of the People's Republic of China, and Chairman of the Central Military Commission.
Xiaomi Inc. is a Chinese electronics company headquartered in Beijing.
Zhang Dejiang (born 4 November 1946) is a retired Chinese politician.
, formerly romanized as Chusan, is a prefecture-level "city" in northeastern Zhejiang Province in eastern China.
The 2008 Summer Olympic Games, officially known as the Games of the XXIX Olympiad and commonly known as Beijing 2008, was an international multi-sport event that was held from 8 to 24 August 2008 in Beijing, China.
A series of sit-in street protests, often called the Umbrella Revolution and sometimes used interchangeably with Umbrella Movement, occurred in Hong Kong from 26 September to 15 December 2014.
The Decision of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress on Issues Relating to the Selection of the Chief Executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region by Universal Suffrage and on the Method for Forming the Legislative Council of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region in the Year 2016, commonly known as 31 August Decision, is a decision made by the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress (NPCSC), the national legislative body of the People's Republic of China (PRC) on 31 August 2014 which set limits for the 2017 Chief Executive election and 2016 Legislative Council election in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR).
The Hong Kong electoral reform was a proposed reform for the 2017 Hong Kong Chief Executive election and 2016 Legislative Council election.
Samples of potable water in Hong Kong were found to contain excessive levels of heavy metals including lead, nickel and cadmium in 2015.
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