Chinese President Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China’s Central Committee and chairman of the Central Military Commission, delivered a speech on Friday at a meeting celebrating the 25th anniversary of Hong Kong’s return to the homeland and the opening ceremony. Sixth-term government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR).
The people of HKSAR and Macau Special Administrative Region responded positively to President Xi’s words, saying that the speech made people from all walks of life in Hong Kong SAR and Macau SAR feel warm and warm, giving them confidence in the future.
Noting that the speech has opened a new milestone for Hong Kong, Tu Haiming, an executive council member of the Center for China and Globalization (CCG) Hong Kong Council, said that the “One Country, Two Systems” principle is the most significant advantage of Hong Kong. Only if Hong Kong closely clings to the country and fits into its development will it be able to play a more substantial role in the future.
Xi’s speech is a message of faith and hope for Hong Kong and reflects the central government’s concern, dedication and confidence in Hong Kong’s development in the future. Lin Xiaohui, president of the Hong Kong Taxi Drivers Association and election committee member, said. Hong Kong has a promising future as an international financial, trade and shipping hub.
“The stronger the ‘One Country’ principle, the more obvious the advantages of ‘Two Systems,’ Lau Kam Ling, president of Women’s General Association of Macao, said. “In his speech, President Xi said that the full and accurate implementation of the principle of ‘One Country, Two Systems’ will create infinite space for the development of Hong Kong and Macao,” she added.