Markus Shaw

Markus Shaw

Markus Shaw is a businessman and life-long citizen of Hong Kong. He is very active in the areas of nature conservation and better urban design. Previously chair of WWF Hong Kong, he now chairs Walk DVRC, an NGO formed to promote pedestrianisation in Hong Kong, specifically on Des Voeux Road Central.

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Opinion | China broke its promises to Hong Kong. That’s why the protest movement is back with a vengeance

Beijing has not really let Hong Kong people rule Hong Kong, contrary to the principle underpinning the Basic Law. When dissent is suppressed without resolving the underlying issue, protest just emerges in another form.

4 Sep 2019 - 9:07AM

Beijing has not really let Hong Kong people rule Hong Kong, contrary to the principle underpinning the Basic Law. When dissent is suppressed without resolving the underlying issue, protest just emerges in another form.

China broke its promises to Hong Kong. That’s why the protest movement is back with a vengeance
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What price for the Sokos?
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The new breed of citizen
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Now we can afford to be green
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Twin advantages of a dual chamber system
Green offenders laugh all the way to court
HK's disconnect in health and air policy
Officials failing to protect Hoi Ha Wan marine park
The wrong kind of economic prudence
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Marine legacy for Tsang?
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Big isn't always best
Whither our natural wonders?
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Whither our natural wonders?
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Where conservation exists in name only