Politics of Hong Kong

Now that the Chief Executive has shared his views, he will be judged by how well he tackles the problems. Photo: Sam Tsang

CY Leung lays out problems but lacks substance on solutions

Good leaders rule with a vision. They outline the challenges ahead, map out an action plan and get the people to rally behind them. In the Hong Kong context, this is done with a policy address, delivered by the chief executive at the beginning of a new legislative session in October each year.