Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor (second row, centre) attends the first session of the 13th National People's Congress at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on March 5. It has become customary for Hongkongers to read heavily into how many times the city is mentioned at China’s annual parliamentary meetings. Photo: Simon Song

How does Hong Kong love China? It’s better not to be forced to count the ways

Alice Wu says it's a good thing that the days of the central government wooing Hong Kong are over. Like any good relationship, Hong Kong and Beijing need honest communication, not romantic platitudes

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Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor (second row, centre) attends the first session of the 13th National People's Congress at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on March 5. It has become customary for Hongkongers to read heavily into how many times the city is mentioned at China’s annual parliamentary meetings. Photo: Simon Song
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