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Politics of Hong Kong

In Hong Kong, the type of government is a Special administrative region of China. In Hong Kong, the legislative power is vested in a Legislative Council. The head of the government is Xi Jinping. The governmental structure of a country determines the manner in which laws are written, approved, and interpreted. Government type determines the manner in which elections are held as well as the country's system of policing its citizens. The term of office of the head of state in Hong Kong lasts until 1 January 2023. The length of a head of state's term has a direct effect on the power and influence of the executive position. A longer term of office provides the head of state with increased authority. The term of office of the head of state in Hong Kong lasts until 01/01/2023. The length of a head of state's term has a direct effect on the power and influence of the executive position. A longer term of office provides the head of state with increased authority. The strength of legal rights index for Hong Kong is 8. Overall, it is considered to be rather adequate - bancrupcy and collateral laws are able to protect the rights of borrowers and lenders at least decently; credit information is msotly sufficient and generally available.

Government

In Hong Kong, the head of the government is Xi Jinping. The government system of Hong Kong is a Special administrative region of China. In Hong Kong, the legislative power is vested in a Legislative Council; this is a Unicameral legislative body, and therefore a Unicameral Legislative Council. According to the World Bank Group, the government effectiveness index of Hong Kong is 1.84. This indicates that the government of Hong Kong is very effective. Citizens enjoy highly effective social, public, and civil services, and the overall morale in Hong Kong is high. Government actions are efficient and expeditious, and dangerous situations are highly unlikely as a result.

Unions and alliances

This section deals with a list of unions Hong Kong is a member of.

Hong Kong is a member of the World Trade Organization (WTO). To read more about when Hong Kong became a member of these unions and what additional political unions and alliances Hong Kong is part of, click on Hong Kong membership in international unions.

Freedom in Hong Kong

With regard to political and civil freedoms, Hong Kong is 2. Citizens in Hong Kong experience partial freedom. While the majority of citizens are able to exercise their free will to a certain extent in Hong Kong, some political engagement may be limited and certain population groups may be excluded from certain freedoms or expressions. To read more about freedom level in Hong Kong click on Freedom in Hong Kong.