The latest edition of the Hong Kong Review, newsletter of the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office, London (HKETO) is now online. The complete file can be viewed on our website at

Highlights in the latest edition are:
Carrie Lam becomes fifth Hong Kong Chief Executive
Carrie Lam was sworn in as Chief Executive of Hong Kong on July 1 at a special ceremony attended by China’s President Xi Jinping.

President Xi visits Hong Kong
President Xi Jinping arrived in Hong Kong on June 30 to attend celebrations to mark the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the HKSAR.

Carrie Lam tours Hong Kong districts
In her first full day in office, new Chief Executive Carrie Lam visited North District, Kowloon City District, and Central and Western District.

Rule of law “alive and well”
Hong Kong’s legal system continues to be transparent, with access to justice “alive and well” and judges appointed on their merits, said Rimsky Yuen, Secretary for Justice, speaking during a two day visit to the UK in May.

20th anniversary celebrations
Some of the highlights of the HKETO’s ten-month programme of events to mark the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. Find out what’s on at

Egyptian mummies come to Hong Kong; Bond market access; Sweden Working Holiday Scheme; Focus on fintech
Latest news on Hong Kong.

Food safety boost
Priscilla To, Director-General of HKETO, gave a presentation about food surveillance and risk management at the GoFood food safety conference in Lund, Sweden.

Guangdong, Hong Kong, Macao; World’s most competitive economy; Bigger Renminbi quota
Latest business news from Hong Kong.

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