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The story behind Li Ka-shing’s wish to be a UK citizen

Many people know tycoon Li Ka-shing likes to invest in the Commonwealth countries, but perhaps only a few knew he once wanted to become a British citizen. Hong Kong papers reported on Friday that Hong Kong’s richest businessman expressed interest in acquiring UK citizenship back in March 1989, months before the Tiananmen massacre that sparked an exodus of […]