1 day before the Handover

[Published 30 June, 1997]
Hong Kong is not the end of China's unification story.
Macau reverts in 1999. But Taiwan will remain the more elusive prize -
greater than even Hong Kong. Indeed, Deng Xiaoping is believed
to have proposed the "one country, two systems" formula in the
early 1980s originally with Taiwan in mind.