Xi Jinping calls on Hongkongers to better integrate with nation’s development
President makes his appeal in congratulatory letter sent to pro-Beijing Ta Kung Pao to mark its 120th anniversary.
Chinese President Xi Jinping has called on Hongkongers to better integrate with the nation’s development to achieve long-term stability and prosperity for the city, according to the Beijing agency overseeing Hong Kong affairs.
In a statement issued on Sunday, the State Council’s Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office elaborated on a congratulatory letter Xi sent to the pro-Beijing Ta Kung Pao to mark its 120th anniversary.
Xi urged the newspaper to write more “splendid chapters of the great renaissance of the Chinese nation, the Chinese dream and the steady development of ‘one country, two systems’.”