Guangdong governor Ma Xingrui (left) and Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor at the signing ceremony at Government House in Hong Kong on Saturday. Photo: Edward Wong

Hong Kong signs joint checkpoint deal for high-speed rail project, allowing mainland Chinese officials to work on city soil

Pan-democrats have questioned the legality of the arrangement, which cedes part of Hong Kong’s territory to mainland Chinese jurisdiction

Topic |   Hong Kong high-speed rail

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Guangdong governor Ma Xingrui (left) and Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor at the signing ceremony at Government House in Hong Kong on Saturday. Photo: Edward Wong
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