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Hong Kong gov’t to spend HK$38m on promoting upcoming legislative polls

The Hong Kong government plans to spend almost HK$38 million to encourage people to vote in December’s Legislative Council (LegCo) election, the first since a Beijing-ordered political overhaul which will sharply cut the number of directly elected seats. A pro-Beijing lawmaker meanwhile urged the authorities to underline the principle laid down by Beijing – “patriots […]