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
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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

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
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