HC Deb 21 October 1987 vol 120 cc770-1W
17. Mr. Yeo

asked the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs if he will make a statement about the latest programme in implementing the transitional arrangements in Hong Kong.

Sir Geoffrey Howe

Implementation of the Sino-British joint declaration on Hong Kong is proceeding well. Both sides are working closely together to implement its provisions fully and faithfully. The next meeting of the Sino-British joint liaison group will take place in Peking from 10 to 13 November.