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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
What Exactly Is Hong Kong’s Legislative Council?
September 06, 2016
What Exactly Is Hong Kong’s Legislative Council?
Understanding LegCo as Hong Kong heads to the polls.
What Exactly Is Hong Kong’s Legislative Council?
Hong Kong: A City on the Edge
February 17, 2016
Hong Kong: A City on the Edge
What has gone wrong in the "Pearl of the Orient"?
Hong Kong: A City on the Edge
Hong Kong Postpones Political Development
June 26, 2015
Hong Kong Postpones Political Development
A failed attempt to reform the method of selecting the Chief Executive raises the likelihood of future protests.
Hong Kong Postpones Political Development
Hong Kong's Legislature Rejects Beijing-Backed Election Plan
June 18, 2015
Hong Kong's Legislature Rejects Beijing-Backed Election Plan
After a surprise walk-out by pro-Beijing legislators, the reform plan was soundly defeated.
Hong Kong's Legislature Rejects Beijing-Backed Election Plan
Hong Kong's Democratic Dilemma
June 04, 2015
Hong Kong's Democratic Dilemma
Supporters of the Beijing-backed package claim to have public backing on their side. The truth is more complicated.
Hong Kong's Democratic Dilemma
The Humble Beginnings of China's Space Program
April 25, 2015
The Humble Beginnings of China's Space Program
Plus, the PLAN's birthday, China in the Middle East, and the truth about Hong Kong's election plan. Friday China links.
The Humble Beginnings of China's Space Program
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
UK Foreign Office Accepts Beijing’s Plan for Hong Kong Elections
January 16, 2015
UK Foreign Office Accepts Beijing’s Plan for Hong Kong Elections
“Genuine choice” possible under current electoral reform plan, British officials tell Parliament.
UK Foreign Office Accepts Beijing’s Plan for Hong Kong Elections
Post ‘Occupy,’ Hong Kong Government Consolidates Control
January 09, 2015
Post ‘Occupy,’ Hong Kong Government Consolidates Control
Hong Kong's government is pushing ahead with Beijing's election plan while pursuing legal action against protestors.
Post ‘Occupy,’ Hong Kong Government Consolidates Control
Hong Kong: Taiwan’s Broken Mirror
December 11, 2014
Hong Kong: Taiwan’s Broken Mirror
The outcome of the protests in one give the other a glimpse of what life might be like should it return to the mainland.
Hong Kong: Taiwan’s Broken Mirror
Beijing Is Winning the Battle But Losing the War in Hong Kong
December 10, 2014
Beijing Is Winning the Battle But Losing the War in Hong Kong
The protesters may be exhausted, but China’s problems with Hong Kong most definitely remain.
Beijing Is Winning the Battle But Losing the War in Hong Kong
Don't Overdo the Pessimism on Hong Kong Reforms
September 22, 2014
Don't Overdo the Pessimism on Hong Kong Reforms
Unless Beijing actually does what outside critics fear, it doesn’t help to act like Hong Kong’s reform process is over.
Don't Overdo the Pessimism on Hong Kong Reforms
The Economic Impact of Hong Kong’s Political Crossroads
September 07, 2014
The Economic Impact of Hong Kong’s Political Crossroads
Constraints on Hong Kong’s political future could well have economic repercussions.
The Economic Impact of Hong Kong’s Political Crossroads
Hong Kong's Democrats Should Accept the NPC’s Election Plan
September 05, 2014
Hong Kong's Democrats Should Accept the NPC’s Election Plan
A deal is better than no deal — Rome was not built in a day.
Hong Kong's Democrats Should Accept the NPC’s Election Plan
Hong Kong and China: Mourning the Democracy Dream
September 04, 2014
Hong Kong and China: Mourning the Democracy Dream
Beijing's approach to Hong Kong is a blow to larger hopes for Chinese democracy.
Hong Kong and China: Mourning the Democracy Dream
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