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Andy Xie
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Andy Xie

To restore peace to Hong Kong, big business, developers, homeowners and the taxman must all accept the pain of drastic economic reform

  • High land prices, the currency peg and low taxes are flaws in Hong Kong’s deeply unfair economic system, which needs to be overhauled
  • Big businesses and existing homeowners are among those who must make painful sacrifices if the city’s problems are to be solved

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People wait for a bus near Kwun Tong MTR station, which was closed after vandalism. Photo: Reuters
Siddiq Bazarwala
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Opinion

Siddiq Bazarwala

What do the 4 million working Hongkongers think of the protests? They must speak out to help end the chaos

  • Hong Kong’s transport industry has become a core battleground between the protesters and Beijing. Ordinary working Hongkongers whose lives have been disrupted by the protests must stand up, and be seen and heard

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People wait for a bus near Kwun Tong MTR station, which was closed after vandalism. Photo: Reuters
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