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    Key moments in post-handover Hong Kong

    June 18 (Reuters) - Hong Kong marks ten years since its return to Chinese sovereignty on July 1, 2007. Here are some key moments since the handover.


    -- July 1, 1997: Pro-Beijing Chief Executive, Tung Chee-hwa, and Provisional Legislative Council sworn in as Hong Kong returns to Chinese sovereignty after 156 years of British rule.
    -- Sept. 12, 2005: Hong Kong Disneyland opens, the first in China.
    Source : Reuters (for complete list of Key Events or key Moments)

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    Re: Key moments in post-handover Hong Kong

    I just noticed that Time Magazine did a similar story:

    www.time.com/hk10th
    I don't mean to sound bitter, cold, or cruel, but I am, so that's how it comes out. - Bill Hicks


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