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China delivers Hong Kong’s existential moment 

Is Fortune magazine finally right about Hong Kong’s demise? In June 1995, the fabled business publication raised this most provocative of questions with a “Death of Hong Kong” cover story. It explored how the city’s return to Communist Chinese rule two years later, in July 1997, might wreck the “world’s most aggressively pro-business economy.” Since then, […]