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Hong Kong

Hong Kong , is one of the two [special administrative regions] of the [People's Republic of China] ; the other is [Macau] . Situated on China's south coast and enclosed by the [Pearl River Delta] and [South China Sea] , it is renowned for its expansive skyline and deep natural harbour. With land mass of and a population of seven million people, Hong Kong is one of the most [densely populated areas] in the world. Hong Kong's population is 95% [ethnic Chinese] and 5% from other groups.

Under the principle of " [one country, two systems] ", Hong Kong runs on economic and political systems different from those of [mainland China] .So, Alvin Y. Lin, Nan. Poston, Dudley L. Contributor Professor, So, Alvin Y. [2001] (2001). The Chinese Triangle of Mainland China, Taiwan and Hong Kong. Greenwood Publishing. ISBN 0313308691. Hong Kong is one of the world's leading [international financial centre] s, with a major [capitalist] service economy characterised by low taxation, free trade and minimum government intervention under the ethos of [positive non-interventionism] . The [Hong Kong dollar] is the 9th most traded currency in the world. [Triennial Central Bank Survey] (April 2007), Bank for International Settlements.

Hong Kong's [independent judiciary] functions under the [common law] framework. Its [political system] is governed by the [Basic Law of Hong Kong] , its constitutional document. It has a burgeoning multi-party system, and its [legislature] is partly elected through universal suffrage. The [Chief Executive of Hong Kong] is the head of government.

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