Big news roundup: 4 September, 2019

Big news roundup: 4 September, 2019

Complete withdrawal of the Fugitive Offenders Bill leaves one of five demands met, and other big news stories from today. Photo: Screenshot from Carrie Lam’s…

Anson Chan prophesises that Carrie Lam “lost all will to govern”, suggests Canadian government to enforce sanctions

Anson Chan prophesises that Carrie Lam “lost all will to govern”, suggests Canadian government to enforce sanctions

Former Chief Secretary shares prophetic words regarding current Chief Executive and she lends advice to Canada, urging its government to impose sanctions for violations to…

Cracks in the establishment

Cracks in the establishment

A chronological collection of pro-government officials who have broken ranks, shaking the status quo. Photo Credit: Cracks by a.dombrowski from Flickr Creative Commons’

Policy Address: Carrie Lam is all for women

Policy Address: Carrie Lam is all for women

By Chermaine Lee Gender equality and women empowerment have been brought to the centre stage again with the #MeToo campaign sweeping across the world with…

Policy Address: Carrie Lam, Lover of earth, seas and “every creeping thing that creeps on the earth.”

Policy Address: Carrie Lam, Lover of earth, seas and “every creeping thing that creeps on the earth.”

By Chermaine Lee The UN governmental Panel on Climate Change said earlier this week that the Earth would reach the threshold of 1.5 degrees above…

3 little housing policies: Ms Lam will huff and puff and blow those prices down

3 little housing policies: Ms Lam will huff and puff and blow those prices down

To address Hong Kong’s dire housing crisis, the Executive Council held a special meeting on Thursday to discuss three housing policies, and passed them all….

PICO WEEKO III: PICO: The messenger is the message

PICO WEEKO III: PICO: The messenger is the message

(Also, see the 1st and 2nd installment in our PICO WEEKO Series: PICO WEEKO I – Carrie Lam’s new policy braintrust and PICO WEEKO II:…

PICO WEEKO II: Priorities and Politics in PICO Policy

PICO WEEKO II: Priorities and Politics in PICO Policy

(Also, see the 1st in our PICO WEEKO Series: PICO WEEKO I – Carrie Lam’s new policy braintrust. It focused on its creation, main function…

PICO WEEKO – Carrie Lam’s new policy braintrust

PICO WEEKO – Carrie Lam’s new policy braintrust

Harbour Times takes a closer look at Carrie Lam’s new policy advisory structure in a three part series. What is PICO? Why PICO? ‘Innovation’ appears…

Your land is my land: The LRO’s biggest fans may understand it the least

Your land is my land: The LRO’s biggest fans may understand it the least

Policymakers and advocates are urging the government to invoke the Lands Resumption Ordinance (LRO) to annex land held by developers, reportedly some 1,000 hectares of…