12 Feb '12, 3pm

Hundreds march in Hong Kong against mainland cars: HONG KONG: Several hundred people marched in Hong Kong Sunday...

HONG KONG: Several hundred people marched in Hong Kong Sunday, opposing a controversial government scheme that allows mainland Chinese cars into the territory, further escalating tensions between the two sides. About 300 protestors in the busy downtown area chanted slogans "(we) oppose mainland cars roaming in Hong Kong freely!" and waved banners that read "No, no, no, mainland Chinese cars". The first stage of the scheme, set to be implemented in phases starting next month, allows Hong Kong drivers to apply to take their vehicles to mainland China. The quota is set at 50 cars per day. The government said it has yet to set the timetable for the second stage, which allows drivers from the Guangdong province in southern China to apply to drive in Hong Kong. One participant on the march, Shirley Cheung, who has been driving for 20 years, told AFP: "I am strongly against the p...

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