Fireworks light up the Victoria Harbor during the New Year celebrations in Hong Kong, south China, Jan. 1, 2013. (Xinhua/Ju Mengjun)
Hong Kong greets 2013 with fireworks, countdown celebrations
HONG KONG, Jan. 1 (Xinhua) -- A splendid firework show and countdown celebration was held in Hong Kong on the eve of 2013 new year.
The eight-minute show, the largest ever in the event's history, was launched from both land and sea surrounding the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center (HKCEC). Full story