HSBC has finished its first deal via the mainland-Hong Kong bond connect program, which opens on Monday, China Securities Journal website reports.
Thousands attended an annual pro-democracy rally in Hong Kong as President Xi Jinping ended his first visit since taking power in 2013 by warning that threats to the stability of China would not be tolerated.
China aims to make breakthroughs in high value-added products like the next-generation numerical control machines, large passenger jets, sensors and industrial software, to improve its capability in key manufacturing technologies so as to compete with established global rivals.
Vanke Co Ltd, China's real estate major, has constituted a new board of directors at its shareholder meeting on Friday.
Chinese President Xi Jinping warns that challenges to stability in China or Hong Kong will be "absolutely impermissible" as he speaks at the swearing-in ceremony of Hong Kong's new leader Carrie Lam on the 20th anniversary of the city's handover from Britain.
Chinese President Xi Jinping made a rare visit to Hong Kong on Thursday to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the territory's return to China.
Chinese investors are scrambling to pour their money into artificial intelligence. But they also need to be careful and distinguish in the flood of business plans between the doubtful AI-enabled startups and those with real potential, experts in the field cautioned.
Wong and other activists had been calling for true democracy for the city when they were detained.
Several key infrastructure projects including a high-speed rail and a cross-sea bridge will help Hong Kong get a better connection with the mainland market, said a senior Hong Kong trade promoter.
China launched a new domestically developed destroyer in Shanghai on Wednesday, according to the People's Liberation Army Navy.