The chronicles will detail aspects of society such as politics, economy, people, culture and geography, among others Photo: AFP The chronicles will detail aspects of society such as politics, economy, people, culture and geography, among others Photo: AFP
The chronicles will detail aspects of society such as politics, economy, people, culture and geography, among others Photo: AFP
History

First volume of ‘Chronicles of Hong Kong’ launched as part of HK$780 million, eight-year project

  • Organisers deny scheme – which aims to publish a total of 30 million words over eight years – is a political mission by the central government
  • The project aims to complete 66 volumes by 2027, telling the stories of Hong Kong as part of China from ancient times to 2017

Topic |   History
The chronicles will detail aspects of society such as politics, economy, people, culture and geography, among others Photo: AFP The chronicles will detail aspects of society such as politics, economy, people, culture and geography, among others Photo: AFP
The chronicles will detail aspects of society such as politics, economy, people, culture and geography, among others Photo: AFP
READ FULL ARTICLE