Hong Kong 2006
Chapter 1:
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The System of Government
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Working Relationship of the HKSARG with the MFA Office
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Working Relationship of the
HKSARG with the MFA Office

The HKSAR Government continues to work closely with the Office of the Commissioner of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA Office) in Hong Kong, which was established by the Central People's Government, in the following areas:

(a) participation in international organisations and conferences, such as obtaining the CPG's approval for HKSAR Government officials to participate as members of the PRC delegation in international conferences limited to states;
(b) negotiation and conclusion of international agreements, such as obtaining the CPG's specific authorisation for the negotiation and conclusion of agreements with foreign states in accordance with the relevant provisions of the Basic Law;
(c) consular protection for Hong Kong people in distress overseas; and
(d) matters relating to consular missions in the HKSAR. The establishment of foreign consular and other official or semi-official missions is a matter for the MFA Office. The HKSAR Government is responsible for the day-to-day management of the consular corps.



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