Zhang Xiaoming - updates

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China appoints hardliner to Hong Kong office

Feb 13, 2020 - 8:05 PM

The reshuffle comes after months of political unrest – the starkest challenge to Beijing since the former British colony was returned to Chinese rule in 1997

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China calls for tough security laws to end Hong Kong turmoil

Nov 10, 2019 - 7:24 PM

Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office director Zhang Xiaoming's statement will likely further enrage Hong Kong protesters who have upended the international finance hub with their movement

HK PROTESTS. Police stand guard after entering the Citywalk shopping mall in Tsuen Wan in Hong Kong on November 10, 2019. Photo by Anthony Wallace/AFP

Hong Kong protesters gear up for biggest protest yet

Oct 01, 2014 - 8:13 AM

UPDATED With many Hong Kongers off work for the October 1 public holiday protest leaders are confident of mustering massive crowds across the city angered at Beijing s refusal to grant full democracy in leadership elections in 2017

LIGHTS. Pro-democracy protesters hold up their mobile phones as lights in front of the Hong Kong government offices on day three of the mass civil disobedience campaign Occupy Central in, Hong Kong, China, 30 September 2014. Alex Hofford/EPA

Beijing envoy, Hong Kong lawmakers in landmark talks

Jul 16, 2013 - 5:42 PM

Zhang Xiaoming head of the city s mainland China liaison office was invited to the lunch by a pro Beijing lawmaker following the July 1 protest

In this file photo, Hong Kong's chief executive Leung Chun-ying addresses the Legislative Council, in Hong Kong, China, 16 January 2013. EPA/STR