My Take by Alex Lo
A Terry Gou presidency should be welcomed
- The theory doing the rounds is that the Foxconn president is running for Taiwan’s top job at Beijing’s behest
- Whatever Beijing’s influence or lack thereof, Gou as president will no doubt ease tensions between the mainland and the island
Alex Lo has been a Post columnist since 2012, covering major issues affecting Hong Kong and the rest of China. A journalist for 25 years, he has worked for various publications in Hong Kong and Toronto as a news reporter and editor. He has also lectured in journalism at the University of Hong Kong.