Residents celebrate the 25th anniversary of the city’s handover on the Tsim Sha Tsui promenade on Friday. Photo: Nora Tam
Residents celebrate the 25th anniversary of the city’s handover on the Tsim Sha Tsui promenade on Friday. Photo: Nora Tam

5 key takeaways from Xi’s Hong Kong speech, including Beijing’s ‘full jurisdiction’, no change to ‘one country, two systems’ and John Lee’s to-do list

  • Xi says one country, two systems has been repeatedly tested and has won the support of residents and the rest of the nation
  • Beijing’s comprehensive jurisdiction is the source of Hong Kong’s high degree of autonomy, and both are needed for the city’s success, he maintains

Residents celebrate the 25th anniversary of the city’s handover on the Tsim Sha Tsui promenade on Friday. Photo: Nora Tam
Residents celebrate the 25th anniversary of the city’s handover on the Tsim Sha Tsui promenade on Friday. Photo: Nora Tam
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