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Tung Chee-hwa, former chief executive of Hong Kong, opens China Conference

Hong Kong’s former chief executive delivers speech opening the China Conference

PUBLISHED : Friday, 02 December, 2016, 9:07am
UPDATED : Friday, 02 December, 2016, 1:43pm

The opening speech for the South China Morning Post China Conference was given by the Honourable Tung Chee-hwa, the first chief executive and president of the Executive Council for Hong Kong after the transfer of sovereignty in 1997.

In 2005 he was appointed as the vice chairman of the 12th National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference for the People’s Republic of China, and in 2008 he formed the China-United States Exchange Foundation.