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HKSARHong Kong Special Administrative Region
HKSARHong Kong Special Autonomous Region (China)
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In an effort to curb Hong Kong's role as a transit/transshipment point for illicit drugs, the HKSAR maintains a database of information on all cargo, cross-border vehicles, and shipping.
Under the Basic Law, the PRC Government does not have jurisdiction over religious practices in the HKSAR.
Deputy Judge McMahon citing with approval HKSAR v Hiroyuki Takeda [1998] 1 H.
The HKSAR is an interesting area to examine these relationships because well-enforced regulations have yet to emerge in response to both ample and growing public concerns about environmental issues.
According to this author's informant close to the top level of the HKSAR government, the Tung administration was originally given a deadline of January 2003 for the legislation to be approved by the Legislative Council (LegCo).
A 1999 study conducted by the HKSAR government revealed that 66 percent of the teenagers surveyed had watched a category III film either at their home or at a friend's home.
The Basic Law of the HKSAR ("Basic Law") authorizes the HKSAR to participate in relevant international organizations and to enter into international trade agreements on its own.
Implementing the network expansion will facilitate closer economic and social linkages between the HKSAR and the mainland (China), particularly Guangdong and Pearl River Delta," Ng said.
The HKSAR will be directly under the Central Chinese Government and, except in matters of foreign affairs and defence, will have a high degree of autonomy;
Chief Executive of the HKSAR CY Leung will be joined by Shen Changyu, Commissioner of the State Intellectual Property Office of the People's Republic of China, Francis Gurry, Director General of the World Intellectual Property Organization, and Miguel Angel Margain, Chair of the Intellectual Property Rights Experts Group, Asia-Pacific Economic Co-operation to officiate at the opening of the BIP Asia Forum.
Huergas, President, IP Converge Data Services Inc (Philippines), Hon Charles Mok, JP, Legislative Councillor (Information Technology), HKSAR, Kok-Chye Ong, Head of Investments, Data Centre, Keppel Telecommunications & Transportation (Singapore), Daniel Newman, CFO, GDS Services and GDS Infrastructure, Everett Thompson, CEO, WiredRE and other distinguished speakers.
The (P)Aa1 rating assigned to the Trust Certificates is at the same level as the long-term local-currency and foreign-currency issuer ratings of Hong Kong, as the Sukuk certificate holders will (i) effectively be exposed to Hong Kong's senior unsecured credit risk; (ii) not be exposed to the risk of performance of the underlying assets relating to the Certificates; (iii) have rights to the proceeds of payments from the HKSAR Government ranking pari passu with other senior unsecured obligations.