Hua Guo

Hua Guo

Dr Hua Guo is a research associate at the Hong Kong Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies, the Chinese University of Hong Kong.

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Opinion | People’s perceptions of life in Hong Kong are changing for the better. Could this be a turning point?

While Hong Kong has dropped down the liveability rankings compared to other global cities, recent events suggest that trend could soon reverse itself. A small but significant change of direction in ‘perceived liveability’ and greater trust in government are welcome news.

While Hong Kong has dropped down the liveability rankings compared to other global cities, recent events suggest that trend could soon reverse itself. A small but significant change of direction in ‘perceived liveability’ and greater trust in government are welcome news.

22 Dec 2021 - 6:45AM
How Kowloon-Canton Railway history sheds light on the need for Hong Kong’s express rail to the mainland

The Kowloon-Canton Railway was once considered a ‘white elephant’ by the public too, but the officials of the day knew that it was a necessary investment for Hong Kong’s economic future.

The Kowloon-Canton Railway was once considered a ‘white elephant’ by the public too, but the officials of the day knew that it was a necessary investment for Hong Kong’s economic future.

24 Sep 2018 - 5:16PM
Why Zhuhai and other Greater Bay Area cities are not to Hong Kong what suburban Connecticut is to New York

The suggestion that Hongkongers move to the Greater Bay Area and commute to the city ignores the disparity in legal institutions, political rights and social services among cities in the region.

The suggestion that Hongkongers move to the Greater Bay Area and commute to the city ignores the disparity in legal institutions, political rights and social services among cities in the region.

12 Nov 2020 - 1:30PM