ATV abused the airwaves by broadcasting live its own protest-cum-variety show against the issuing of more licences at government headquarters last Sunday.

Time for government to rule on new TV licences

Should Hong Kong have more free-to-air television broadcasters? The answer to this question should be simple and straightforward. For more than three decades, the only choice has been between TVB or ATV. This duopoly for a sophisticated city of seven million people seems awfully inadequate.