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Hong Kong's Chief Executive-Elect Already Struggling
May 22, 2017
Hong Kong's Chief Executive-Elect Already Struggling
Carrie Lam is finding it difficult to fill her cabinet, thanks to restrictions from Beijing.
Hong Kong's Chief Executive-Elect Already Struggling
Hong Kong’s Democrats and the Chief Executive Election: Selecting a Lesser Evil?
March 23, 2017
Hong Kong’s Democrats and the Chief Executive Election: Selecting a Lesser Evil?
With little hope of winning themselves, the pan-democrats plan to side with a pro-Beijing underdog.
Hong Kong’s Democrats and the Chief Executive Election: Selecting a Lesser Evil?
Hong Kong's Wave of Student Suicides
March 01, 2017
Hong Kong's Wave of Student Suicides
Despite rising numbers of suicides, Hong Kong official insist the education system is not to blame.
Hong Kong's Wave of Student Suicides
Rebel Legislator Enters Race for Hong Kong Chief Executive
February 09, 2017
Rebel Legislator Enters Race for Hong Kong Chief Executive
Leung Kwok-hung, a long-time thorn in Beijing's side, announces his candidacy.
Rebel Legislator Enters Race for Hong Kong Chief Executive
Is Carrie Lam Hong Kong's Next Leader? The Media Seems to Think So.
January 30, 2017
Is Carrie Lam Hong Kong's Next Leader? The Media Seems to Think So.
The media seems to be following perceived wisdom that Lam is Beijing's top choice for Hong Kong chief executive.
Is Carrie Lam Hong Kong's Next Leader? The Media Seems to Think So.
Hong Kong’s Chief Executive Race Heats Up
January 13, 2017
Hong Kong’s Chief Executive Race Heats Up
With the election looming in March, the slate of contenders is almost set.
Hong Kong’s Chief Executive Race Heats Up
Hong Kong's Election Reform Plan Sparks Debate, Protests
April 23, 2015
Hong Kong's Election Reform Plan Sparks Debate, Protests
Hong Kong's government unveiled their proposal for electoral reform and democracy activists aren't happy.
Hong Kong's Election Reform Plan Sparks Debate, Protests
Hong Kong Officials to Students: There’s Always 2022
October 21, 2014
Hong Kong Officials to Students: There’s Always 2022
Parsing the first public talks between Hong Kong officials and protestors.
Hong Kong Officials to Students: There’s Always 2022
Hong Kong’s Chief Secretary Will Meet With Protestors
October 03, 2014
Hong Kong’s Chief Secretary Will Meet With Protestors
Hong Kong's Chief Executive CY Leung held a press conference to announce his government's response to protests.
Hong Kong’s Chief Secretary Will Meet With Protestors
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