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Hundreds of young Hongkongers apply for Chief Executive Carrie Lam’s new youth schemes

S.China Morning Post Thursday, 9 November 2017 ()
Hundreds of young people have put their names forward in response to Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor’s new youth schemes, according to her deputy. As the recruitment exercise continues, the young applicants are competing for a total of up to 41 places under the two schemes rolled out by Lam. “The two schemes are very well-received and I call upon interested young people to enrol as soon as possible,” Chief Secretary Matthew Cheung Kin-chung told the Legislative...
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News video: Hong Kong Soccer Fans Boo Chinese National Anthem Amid Tension Over New Law

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Hong Kong soccer fans booed the Chinese national anthem on Thursday, November 9, despite a recent amendment by China that extends punishments for “disrespect” to the Chinese flag and anthem and an expected extension of the law to cover Hong Kong.According to Reuters, the law has yet to be...

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