HK 2047: Terra Incognita
Chris Yeung

HK 2047: Terra Incognita

2047, recently seen a far off milestone, is suddenly on everyone’s lips. Fear of its arrival is being driven by the loss of faith in…

Ten Years of Fears
Chris Yeung

Ten Years of Fears

Dystopian film Ten Years may prove oracular if those in power fail or refuse to address the genuine anxieties expressed in the film. Photo: Lawmaker Kenneth Leung…

Independent Hong Kong a dangerous flutter
Chris Yeung

Independent Hong Kong a dangerous flutter

Independence for Hong Kong seems a harmless, fanciful whimsy. But it may pose real threats to developing a productive HK-China relationship. Photo credit: VOA

Beijing seeks to calm Hong Kong’s stormy political waters through a fog of politics
Chris Yeung

Beijing seeks to calm Hong Kong’s stormy political waters through a fog of politics

The spotlight of Hong Kong politics shifts to Beijing as elites in the pro-establishment camp attended the annual lianghui (兩會). Politicos cut through the fog…

Fishball Hardball: Hitting hard on fishballers will bounce back
Chris Yeung

Fishball Hardball: Hitting hard on fishballers will bounce back

The CE and Beijing have unleashed a war of  tough words on Fishball Revolutionaries, branding them rioters, separatists and terrorists. But their hardball tactics will…

Strongarm versus strong man – CY’s dilemma
Chris Yeung

Strongarm versus strong man – CY’s dilemma

Strong position, strong arm or strong man? CY Leung’s LegCo approach over the next few months will cement his legacy.

New York’s Giuliani Moxy needed in Hong Kong
Chris Yeung

New York’s Giuliani Moxy needed in Hong Kong

New York’s Mayor Giuliani started with small things to win the hearts of New Yorkers and turn the city around. This Policy Address didn’t get…

Policy Address 2016: Too little, too late
Chris Yeung

Policy Address 2016: Too little, too late

The CE needs to nail this policy address, but past decisions mean he has a range of problems of his own and others making, that…

南華早報與阿里巴巴的天方夜譚
Chris Yeung

南華早報與阿里巴巴的天方夜譚

阿里巴巴收購南華早報的消息令香港新聞自由及編輯自主再蒙上陰影。 (由Kishi Li 翻譯,原文請點擊此處)

Alibaba and the forty censors
Chris Yeung

Alibaba and the forty censors

Alibaba’s purchase of the SCMP has raised fears of censorship and bias – and claims of continued editorial independence.