Simplified Chinese characters are used on the mainland. Photo: Handout Simplified Chinese characters are used on the mainland. Photo: Handout
Simplified Chinese characters are used on the mainland. Photo: Handout

Hong Kong fireworks display for 20th handover anniversary sparks controversy over use of simplified Chinese characters

City’s most expensive fireworks event since 1997 to run 23 minutes over Victoria Harbour at cost of HK$12 million

Topic |   Hong Kong handover 20th anniversary
Simplified Chinese characters are used on the mainland. Photo: Handout Simplified Chinese characters are used on the mainland. Photo: Handout
Simplified Chinese characters are used on the mainland. Photo: Handout
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