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Xi hears work report from Macao SAR chief executive

27 Jan 2021, 21:30 GMT+10

© Provided by Xinhua | Contestants take part in the tray race in Macao, south China, Sept. 27, 2020. (Xinhua/Cheong Kam Ka)

BEIJING, Jan. 27 (Xinhua) -- President Xi Jinping on Wednesday heard a work report via video link from Chief Executive of the Macao Special Administrative Region (SAR) Ho Iat Seng on the Macao SAR government's work in 2020 and Macao's current situation.

"While preventing and controlling the COVID-19 epidemic, effective measures have been taken to restore the economy and overcome the people's difficulties. These measures have achieved positive results and promoted social harmony in Macao," Xi told Ho.

"The central authorities fully acknowledge the work you and the Macao SAR government have done," Xi said.

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