Hong Kong's 'kingmakers': Will city's tycoons have their political wings clipped as Beijing pushes city on electoral reforms?

Hong Kong's 'kingmakers': Will city's tycoons have their political wings clipped as Beijing pushes city on electoral reforms?

AsiaOne-·2021-03-02 15:04

When Hong Kong’s former financial secretary John Tsang Chun-wah stepped forward as a candidate for the city’s chief executive race in 2017, some local property developers supported him.

But his most ardent backers knew even before the votes were cast that he would lose to former chief secretary Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, Beijing’s preferred choice.

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