China-US Focus presents a special series On Hong Kong, that explores the major milestones of this renowned global city at a unique point in its modern history. Through the words and insights of C.H. Tung, who led Hong Kong on its return to China in 1997 as Chief Executive, it offers a unique understanding to the challenges it faces, and the solutions that are required to address them. In Part 3, he revisits July 1, 1997, when years of negotiations between the Chinese and British culminated in the Handover – opening a new era of elections for Hong Kong’s Chief Executive and legislature. Interviewed by James Chau.