Carrie Lam (left) on Monday with Xi Jinping. The Hong Kong leader said her government would study how the president’s hopes could be integrated into policies. Photo: Handout

Seven members of Hong Kong’s elite named in Xi Jinping’s acknowledgement of city’s role in ‘reform and opening up’

  • Leader credits members of elites from former European colonies for their contributions to national reform
  • Xi notes his own association with, and affections for, both cities
Topic |   40 years of reform and opening up

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Carrie Lam (left) on Monday with Xi Jinping. The Hong Kong leader said her government would study how the president’s hopes could be integrated into policies. Photo: Handout
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Shirley Zhao

Shirley Zhao

Shirley joined the Post in 2013 after reporting from China for a Hong Kong-based magazine. She has covered education, and now focuses on housing, land and planning.