Adrian Ho John Lee op-ed

Why John Lee’s progressive policy platform will deliver prosperity to Hong Kong

John Lee, Hong Kong’s sole chief executive candidate, delivered his 44-page policy platform last Friday. Headlined “Starting a new chapter for Hong Kong together,” it contains noble underlying aspirations to guide Hong Kong “from stability to prosperity” over the next five years. The expressions “new chapter” and “together,” should be emphasised since they are the…

Carrie Lam Democratic Party

Hong Kong Policy Address: Lam’s speech was aimed at Beijing and not Hongkongers, say democrats

Democrats have criticised Chief Executive Carrie Lam’s annual policy address as aimed at pleasing Beijing rather than addressing the “pains and worries” of Hongkongers, saying they hope it will be her last. Democratic Party chairman Lo Kin-hei expressed disappointment at Lam’s address on Wednesday, which was hailed by pro-establishment lawmakers as “visionary.” It was the…