The handover ceremony, at the Convention and Exhibition Centre, in 1997. The handover ceremony, at the Convention and Exhibition Centre, in 1997.
The handover ceremony, at the Convention and Exhibition Centre, in 1997.

20 years on: did these predictions for Hong Kong come true?

In June 1997, we asked a Hong Kong fortune-teller and a ‘world-famous clairvoyant’ from Britain to share their predictions for the city and some of its leading lights – so how far-sighted were they, and what did they get wrong?