Chief Executive Carrie Lam speaks at the Symposium on Outline Development Plan for the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay Area in Hong Kong on February 21. The central government announced the blueprint on February 19. Photo: Sam Tsang Chief Executive Carrie Lam speaks at the Symposium on Outline Development Plan for the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay Area in Hong Kong on February 21. The central government announced the blueprint on February 19. Photo: Sam Tsang
Chief Executive Carrie Lam speaks at the Symposium on Outline Development Plan for the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay Area in Hong Kong on February 21. The central government announced the blueprint on February 19. Photo: Sam Tsang
Alice Wu
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Alice Wu

Calm down, the Greater Bay Area spells neither doom nor salvation for Hong Kong

  • Hongkongers would appreciate the government spelling out the plan to link cities in Pearl River Delta region in pragmatic terms instead of indulging in grandiose sloganeering. Meanwhile, the usual predictions of doom also ring hollow

Chief Executive Carrie Lam speaks at the Symposium on Outline Development Plan for the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay Area in Hong Kong on February 21. The central government announced the blueprint on February 19. Photo: Sam Tsang Chief Executive Carrie Lam speaks at the Symposium on Outline Development Plan for the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay Area in Hong Kong on February 21. The central government announced the blueprint on February 19. Photo: Sam Tsang
Chief Executive Carrie Lam speaks at the Symposium on Outline Development Plan for the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay Area in Hong Kong on February 21. The central government announced the blueprint on February 19. Photo: Sam Tsang
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Alice Wu

Alice Wu

Alice Wu fell down the rabbit hole of politics aged 12, when she ran her first election campaign. She has been writing about local politics and current affairs for the Post since 2008. Alice's daily needs include her journals, books, a multi-coloured pen and several lattes.