A worker repaints a flagpole at Golden Bauhinia Square in Wan Chai, the usual location for the July 1 flag-raising ceremony.  Photo: Dickson Lee
A worker repaints a flagpole at Golden Bauhinia Square in Wan Chai, the usual location for the July 1 flag-raising ceremony. Photo: Dickson Lee

Chinese President Xi Jinping expected to begin 2-day trip to Hong Kong on Thursday ‘but will not stay in the city overnight’

  • Thousands of police officers will be deployed at West Kowloon high-speed railway terminus in an unprecedented security operation for Xi’s arrival, sources say
  • Government sources say the president will attend a banquet hosted by outgoing Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam at her official residence on Thursday

A worker repaints a flagpole at Golden Bauhinia Square in Wan Chai, the usual location for the July 1 flag-raising ceremony.  Photo: Dickson Lee
A worker repaints a flagpole at Golden Bauhinia Square in Wan Chai, the usual location for the July 1 flag-raising ceremony. Photo: Dickson Lee
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