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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?
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 Richest Man Promises to Elect Someone Who Loves the City
November 30, 2016
Hong Kong’s Richest Man Promises to Elect Someone Who Loves the City
The influential businessman pledges to put his vote on the Election Committee to good use.
Hong Kong’s Richest Man Promises to Elect Someone Who Loves the City
Hong Kong Has Its First Contender for Next Chief Executive
October 27, 2016
Hong Kong Has Its First Contender for Next Chief Executive
Retired High Court judge Woo Kwok-hing becomes the first to officially declare his candidacy for the 2017 race.
Hong Kong Has Its First Contender for Next Chief Executive
Political Scrambling in Hong Kong Begins
October 05, 2016
Political Scrambling in Hong Kong Begins
Politicians (and Beijing) are already preparing themselves for the 2017 chief executive race.
Political Scrambling in Hong Kong Begins
Hong Kong Chief Threatens to Sue Newspaper
October 01, 2016
Hong Kong Chief Threatens to Sue Newspaper
CY Leung threatens to sue Apple Daily for seeking to undermine a potential reelection campaign.
Hong Kong Chief Threatens to Sue Newspaper
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