The latest date of January 8 for border reopening with the mainland is the clearest indication from Hong Kong on the long-awaited move. Photo: Sam Tsang
The latest date of January 8 for border reopening with the mainland is the clearest indication from Hong Kong on the long-awaited move. Photo: Sam Tsang

Hong Kong aims for January 8 reopening of border with mainland China, city’s No 2 official says in clearest indication yet on long-awaited date

  • Chief Secretary Eric Chan says checkpoints that have been closed for three years are poised to resume operations, with ‘quota’ set in first phase
  • City leader John Lee had earlier indicated mid-January target

The latest date of January 8 for border reopening with the mainland is the clearest indication from Hong Kong on the long-awaited move. Photo: Sam Tsang
The latest date of January 8 for border reopening with the mainland is the clearest indication from Hong Kong on the long-awaited move. Photo: Sam Tsang
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