Cyclists pedal down the Marina Bay promenade, flanked by skyscrapers housing banks and other financial institutions, in Singapore. Photo: AFP Cyclists pedal down the Marina Bay promenade, flanked by skyscrapers housing banks and other financial institutions, in Singapore. Photo: AFP
Cyclists pedal down the Marina Bay promenade, flanked by skyscrapers housing banks and other financial institutions, in Singapore. Photo: AFP

Letters | Will Beijing succeed in ‘Singapore-ising’ Hong Kong?

  • Beijing appears to want to cultivate an authoritarian government in Hong Kong while maintaining the city’s status as an international financial centre
  • While Hong Kong does share some similarities with Singapore, the differences are crucial

Topic |   Hong Kong politics
Cyclists pedal down the Marina Bay promenade, flanked by skyscrapers housing banks and other financial institutions, in Singapore. Photo: AFP Cyclists pedal down the Marina Bay promenade, flanked by skyscrapers housing banks and other financial institutions, in Singapore. Photo: AFP
Cyclists pedal down the Marina Bay promenade, flanked by skyscrapers housing banks and other financial institutions, in Singapore. Photo: AFP
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