Zhou Nan wishes to retire
Zhou Nan, Director of the Hong Kong Branch of the New China News Agency, says he wants to retire by July 1, 1997. He says he will have been working for 71/2 years in the post by July next year and it will be long enough.
'I hope I will be able to live a quiet life in Beijing and read all the books I wanted to read and had no time for in Hong Kong,' he said.
Lu Ping, Director of the Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office, has announced that July 1, 97 will be his last day in the job.