World Capoeira Federation
Hong Kong Open
  International Tournament, WCF licensed event. Ranking class IV  

About Host city – Hong Kong


Full Name: Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China (HKSAR) 中華人民共和國香港特別行政區


Demonym: Hong Kongers.


Language: Official Language is Cantonese and English. Mandarin is also largely used.


Government: HKSAR is a sovereignty of the People’s Republic of China under the One Country, Two Systems rule.


Head of State: Chief Executive, Carrie Lam.


Legislature: A mix of English Common Law and local legislation.


Formation: From the 29th of August 1842 until 1st July 1997 Hong Kong was under British rule.


Now returned to China as a Special Administrative Region Hong Kong is a highly autonomous region running as One Country Two Systems.


Land Mass: 1106 sq Km. Including Hong Kong Island, Kowloon, New Territories, and over 200 islands.


Population: 7,392,000 people.


Religion: Buddhism, Taoism and Confucianism. Catholicism and Islam are also widely present and represented.


Currency: Hong Kong Dollars (HKD). The HKD is permanently linked to the USD at a rate of approximately HKD$7.75 to USD$1.


Country Code: +852