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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


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