John Patkin

John Patkin

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Manchester is a reminder that the West is failing to prevent terror attacks, and how data banks can help
End of digital radio is a chance for RTHK to better serve ethnic minorities
How scrapping tunnel tolls could free up Hong Kong’s roads
Is Hong Kong's English-language radio speaking to its audience?

As Commercial Radio and Metro Broadcast Corporation prepare for licence renewals, the government should consider clarifying why both organisations must provide English-language services and why they are so heavily scrutinised.

25 Jun 2014 - 3:39AM

As Commercial Radio and Metro Broadcast Corporation prepare for licence renewals, the government should consider clarifying why both organisations must provide English-language services and why they are so heavily scrutinised.

Is Hong Kong's English-language radio speaking to its audience?
Was Commercial Radio's dismissal of Li Wei-ling just a business decision?

The recent departure of host Li Wei-ling could easily be justified as a programming decision but has highlighted the need for regular industry-wide ratings and a redistribution of FM frequencies.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:53PM

The recent departure of host Li Wei-ling could easily be justified as a programming decision but has highlighted the need for regular industry-wide ratings and a redistribution of FM frequencies.

Was Commercial Radio's dismissal of Li Wei-ling just a business decision?
Digital radio reception still fuzzy