Latest Hong Kong protests put focus on cultural tensions with China

HONG KONG — Fresh crowds of protesters have filled Hong Kong’s streets in recent days, but if you think this latest uproar is about democracy, free elections and yellow umbrellas, think again.

Source: mashable.com

The main problem is the sheer number of people involved. Last year, more than 47 million mainland Chinese, many on day trips, came to Hong Kong, which has a population of just 7.2 million. They made up nearly 78 percent of the total number of tourists Hong Kong saw last year…

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