On April 4, 1990, the Third Session of the Seventh National People's Congress passed the Basic Law for Hong Kong. Photo: Xinhua On April 4, 1990, the Third Session of the Seventh National People's Congress passed the Basic Law for Hong Kong. Photo: Xinhua
On April 4, 1990, the Third Session of the Seventh National People's Congress passed the Basic Law for Hong Kong. Photo: Xinhua

Is Hong Kong’s Basic Law standing firm at 30?

  • On April 4, 1990, China’s legislature endorsed a mini-constitution for Hong Kong, five years in the making
  • Three decades later, with political tension on the rise, some say it needs amending – while others fear what those amendments might be

Topic |   Hong Kong Basic Law
On April 4, 1990, the Third Session of the Seventh National People's Congress passed the Basic Law for Hong Kong. Photo: Xinhua On April 4, 1990, the Third Session of the Seventh National People's Congress passed the Basic Law for Hong Kong. Photo: Xinhua
On April 4, 1990, the Third Session of the Seventh National People's Congress passed the Basic Law for Hong Kong. Photo: Xinhua
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