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Historical Dictionary of the Hong Kong SAR and the Macao SAR (Historical Dictionaries of Asia, Oceania, and the Middle East)

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Published by The Scarecrow Press, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asian / Middle Eastern history,
  • Hong Kong (China),
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Hong Kong,
  • Macao,
  • Macau (China : Special Administrative Region),
  • Asia - China,
  • Reference,
  • History / Asia,
  • Dictionaries,
  • Asia - General,
  • Encyclopedias

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages420
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7996971M
    ISBN 100810850613
    ISBN 109780810850613


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Historical Dictionary of the Hong Kong SAR and the Macao SAR (Historical Dictionaries of Asia, Oceania, and the Middle East) by Chan Ming K. Download PDF EPUB FB2

As with other volumes in the Historical Dictionaries series, the Historical Dictionary of the Hong Kong SAR and the Macao SAR includes maps, photographs, a list of acronyms, a chronology, an introductory essay, a bibliography, and hundreds of cross-referenced dictionary entries on important persons, places, and events as well as political Cited by: 3.

"The Historical Dictionary of the Hong Kong SAR and the Macao SAR is divided into two parts, one for each region. Introductory information, such as the list of acronyms and maps, precedes both parts, but then separate chronologies, introductions, dictionaries, appendixes, and bibliographies are provided for both Hong Kong and Macao - providing an in-depth examination of both SARs.

On 10 Aprilthe Prime Minister of Australia, Julia Gillard, announced that, starting fromholders of Macao SAR e-passports (along with Hong Kong SAR and PRC passport holders) would be able to use SmartGates in Australia on a trial basis. The three passports were permanently included in the list of eligible nationalities in June Eligibility requirements: Chinese citizens who are.

Hong Kong, SAR synonyms, Hong Kong, SAR pronunciation, Hong Kong, SAR translation, English dictionary definition of Hong Kong, SAR. A city and administrative region of southeast China on the coast southeast of Guangzhou, including Hong Kong Island and adjacent areas. The A to Z of the Hong Kong SAR and the Macao SAR includes maps, photographs, a list of acronyms, a chronology, an introductory essay, a bibliography, and hundreds of cross-referenced dictionary entries on important persons, places, and events as well as political, economic and social background.

Macau, like Hong Kong, is a special administrative region (SAR) of greater China that operates under the “One Country, Two Systems” principle. Similar to Hong Kong, the One Country, Two Author: Will Kenton. Hong Kong SAR synonyms, Hong Kong SAR pronunciation, Hong Kong SAR translation, English dictionary definition of Hong Kong SAR.

A city and administrative region of southeast China on the coast southeast of Guangzhou, including Hong Kong Island and adjacent areas. The Hong Kong SAR is defined by the Basic Law signed between Britain and China in the run-up to the Hong Kong Handover in Amongst other things, it protects Hong Kong’s capitalist system, prescribes the independence of the judiciary and the press, and gives a vague intention to move the SAR towards democracy—at least in theory.

Bangladesh Consulate in Hong Kong SAR & Macao SAR, Causeway Bay, Hong Kong SAR. likes. Bangladesh values its relationship with Hong Kong and Macao.

Hong Kong SAR, China: Hong Kong is the premier financial and business center in China and a regional financial leader. Finance, in one form or another, is Hong Kong's largest : Will Kenton.

Ming K. Chan is the author of Schools into Fields and Factories ( avg rating, 2 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), Crisis and Transformation in Chi /5(3). Macao SAR, China. The Human Capital Index (HCI) database provides data at the country level for each of the components of the Human Capital Index as well as for the overall index, disaggregated by gender.

The index measures the amount of human capital that a child born today can expect to attain by given the risks of poor health and. Hong Kong (/ ˌ h ɒ ŋ ˈ k ɒ ŋ / (); Chinese: 香港, Cantonese: [hœ́ːŋ.kɔ̌ːŋ] ()), officially the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China (HKSAR), is a city and special administrative region of China in the eastern Pearl River Delta by the South China over million people of various nationalities in a 1,square-kilometre ( sq mi Cantonese Yale: Hēunggóng, or Hèunggóng.

The Secretary for Economy and Finance, Mr Lei Wai Nong, said casinos would be permitted to resume operations after the stroke of midnight on Thursday (20 February), under Executive Order 39/ published today in the Macao SAR Gazette. Monday, 17th February. Medical certificate compulsory for non-resident workers to re-enter Macao.

Macau or Macao (məkou`), Port. Macau, Mandarin Aomen, special administrative region of China, formerly administered by Portugal ( est. pop. ,), sq mi ( sq km), adjoining Guangdong prov., SE China, on the estuary of the Pearl River, 40 mi (64 km) W of Hong Kong and 65 mi ( km) S of Guangzhou (Canton).

Land, People, and Government. The most densely populated. Visa for Hong Kong SAR of China. U.S. Citizen. U.S. citizen holding a U.S. passport may travel to HKSAR visa-free for a short visit or tourism and stay in HKSAR for up to 90 days. U.S. citizen should obtain a visa if the intended stay in HKSAR is more than 90 days, or the purpose of visit is to work, study, establish or join in any business or to take up residence in the HKSAR before.

Historical dictionary of the Hong Kong SAR and the Macao SAR Chan, Ming K. Scarecrow Press, Book Tower Level 2 DD63 1. Macao SAR Permanent Residents possessing a "Visit Permit for Residents of Macao SAR to the HKSAR" can enter the HKSAR as visitors and stay for a maximum period of days if the immigration requirements are duly fulfilled.

Hong Kong, special administrative region (Pinyin: tebie xingzhengqu; Wade-Giles romanization: t’e-pieh hsing-cheng-ch’ü) of China, located to the east of the Pearl River (Xu Jiang) estuary on the south coast of China.

The region is bordered by Guangdong province to the north and the South China Sea to the east, south, and west. It consists of Hong Kong Island, originally ceded by China to. A to Z of the Hong Kong SAR and the Macao SAR.

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U.S. citizen should obtain a visa if the intended stay in HKSAR is more than 90 days, or the purpose of visit is to work, study, establish or join in any business or to. Hong Kong, Macao and Taiwan Affairs Office of State Intellectual Property Office Mainland and Hong Kong SAR, Macao SAR Intellectual Property Symposium 19 October (Thursday) Auditorium (15th Floor), Customs Headquarters Building, Java Road, North Point, Hong Kong Programme Rundown (Tentative) AM Session - Registration.

Historical Dictionary of the Hong Kong SAR and the Macao SAR Call Number: Ref DSH C Historical Dictionary of the People's Republic of ChinaAuthor: Freeda Brook.

The autonomous territory is located on the southern coast of China. Almost none of the land of Macao is being cultivated. Only 2% of land area is used for agricultural purposes, mainly for growing vegetables.

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Dutch passport holders may visit the HKSAR without visa for a short visit or tourism for up to 90 days. But in any of the following cases, they need to apply for a visa at the Chinese Embassy or the Immigration Department of the Government of.

Here's one big difference between the two Basic Laws: the HK one promises to eventually hold universal suffrage (i.e. elect the Chief Executive and all Legislative Council members in a one-person-one-vote way).

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TAM Pak Yuen, Secretary for Economy and Finance of the. From January 4 to 7,Chinese Vice Foreign Minister He Yafei visited Hong Kong and Macao and inspected the work of the Office of the Commissioner of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People's Republic of China in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR) and the Office of the Commissioner of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People's Republic of China in the Macao.

Macao SAR and is now still in use. On th. Decemberwith the return of Macao, the Macao SAR was established, and the Macao Basic Law was firstly implemented as the constitutional law of the Macao SAR. As for the official language, it is explicitly stipulated in Article 9 of File Size: KB.

The Government is holding a series of events enabling the people of Macao to celebrate with the authorities the 18th anniversary of the establishment of the Macao Special Administrative Region (SAR). A highlight of the celebrations tomorrow (20 December), the day of the anniversary, is a flag raising ceremony at Golden Lotus Square at : Government Information Bureau (GCS).

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Ø Visa for Hong Kong SAR. Ø Visa for Macao SAR Visa for Hong Kong SAR. U.S. Citizen. U.S. citizen holding a U.S. passport may travel to HKSAR visa-free for a short visit or tourism and stay in HKSAR for up to 90 days.

U.S. citizen should obtain a visa if the intended stay in HKSAR is more than 90 days, or the purpose of visit is to. Value & Rank The GDP per Capita (PPP) of Macao SAR, China is 88, ($) with a global rank of 3. Macao SAR, China compared to other Countries The GDP per Capita (PPP) of Macao SAR, China is similar to that of Qatar, Liechtenstein, Monaco, Luxembourg, Singapore, Norway, San Marino, Switzerland, Brunei, Isle of Man with a respective GDP per Capita (PPP) of89, 85.

Hong Kong, China is a special administrative region (SAR) of the People’s Republic of China. However, for trade and immigration purposes, Hong Kong is a distinct entity with its own tariffs, trade laws and regulations, and its own seat at the WTO.

The Hong Kong government pursues a market-oriented approach to commerce. Head Office and Distribution Centre Unit E1, Birnie Avenue, Lidcombe NSW ABN 24 Although Macao SAR is part of China and is not a country itself, as stipulated in Article of the Basic Law that Macao SAR “may formulate on its own various systems for the civil aviation management, with the authorization of the Central People’s Government”, Macao SAR enjoys the autonomy to conclude and sign a bilateral Air Services.

China adopts interpretation to Basic Law of Hong Kong SAR November-8 Source: China's top legislature on Monday adopted an interpretation of Article of the Basic Law of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR) by a unanimous vote.

Yes. Hong Kong and Macao are two Special Administrative Regions (SAR) of China.U.A.E. nationals enjoy visa-free access if they visit Hong Kong for duration of up to 30 days.

As for whether a visa is required or not, the visitor can either check in the website of the Immigration Department of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region or consult the consular officers.

Hong Kong (XiangGang SAR China).Macao (SAR China).Taiwan. Tibet (China, unofficial) * Christian (American evangelical protestant) * C.I.S. Code of Signals (nautical) Colombia * Commonwealth - Countries List Comoros Congo Congo, Dem. Rep. Cook Islands * Cornwall (UK) Costa Rica Cote d'Ivoire * Crimea (Ukraine) Croatia Cuba Cyprus.First of all, there is no such thing as Cantonese traditional and Mandarin simplified.

It is Cantonese and Mandarin. And both languages can be written in traditional Chinese characters and simplified Chinese characters. Therefore, the official la.I added one link to my claim: Variants or Chinese of Hong Kong - Merriam-Webster dictionary. At any rate, if my claim proves to be wrong, I'd like to have an authoritative statement that Xianggang is NOT an English variant of "Hong Kong" with some explanations and proof in "Hong Kong".

--Anatoli19 February (UTC).