Bloomberg the Company & Products

Bloomberg Anywhere Login

Bloomberg

Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.

Company

Financial Products

Enterprise Products

Media

Customer Support

  • Americas

    +1 212 318 2000

  • Europe, Middle East, & Africa

    +44 20 7330 7500

  • Asia Pacific

    +65 6212 1000

Communications

Industry Products

Media Services

Follow Us

http://www.businessweek.com/news/2012-11-01/hong-kong-s-leung-urges-protesters-not-to-wave-colonial-flag

Bloomberg News

H.K.’s Leung Urges Protesters Not to Wave Colonial Flag

November 01, 2012

Hong Kong people unhappy with the government’s performance shouldn’t wave the flag from the British colonial era to express their disappointment, Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying told the city’s Legislative Council yesterday.

Leung said he pays attention to both the positive and negative sides of closer socio-economic integration with China.

Hong Kong, which was handed back to China by the United Kingdom in 1997, has the widest wealth gap in Asia. The flag of the former colony has been displayed at demonstrations against the government in the city.

To contact the reporter on this story: Simon Lee in Hong Kong at slee936@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Stanley James at sjames8@bloomberg.net


LIMITED-TIME OFFER SUBSCRIBE NOW
 
blog comments powered by Disqus