Special Administrative Region


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Special Administrative Region

In China, a province with a great deal political and economic autonomy. Special administrative regions largely govern their own affairs and even conduct (extremely limited) foreign policy. The special administrative regions, currently Hong Kong and Macau, are major players in international trade and as a result play a large role in bringing foreign currencies into China.
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SPEECH: The Honourable Donald Tsang, chief executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, at the Hong Kong Forum
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21 visit to the former British colony, now a "special administrative region" of China.
Situated in Macau's thriving Special Administrative Region (SAR), the property is located on the Macau peninsula in the heart of the thriving gaming corridor and near major hospitality demand generators, according to Carlton, which states that the property represents an "outstanding investment opportunity" in an emerging international market
China Unicom (Macau) Ltd, the Macau branch of the company, was awarded the CDMA licence in Macau Special Administrative Region in March last year.
Chung, Medical and Health Officer, Field Epidemiology Training Program, Surveillance and Epidemiology Branch, Centre for Health Protection, Department of Health, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, People's Republic of China; email: mo_fetp2@dh.gov.hk
The overview offers "Asian perspectives" on China from five authors: two from "mainland" (Communist) China, two from Hong Kong (a "special administrative region" under Beijing's control), and one from Singapore.
Last year was marked by stability and continuing consolidation in the Macao Special Administrative Region (MSAR), according to a European Commission report published on August 12.
Back in 2002, Hong Kong City University, one of the Special Administrative Region's four Universities, held an international architectural competition for a Creative Media Centre.
This Special Administrative Region has the highest penetration of cell phones in Asia with 86 percent of residents owning a cell phone.
Occupying several islands and a piece of peninsula on a total land mass about six times the size of Washington, D.C., the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) has a population of less than seven million.

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