The Hong Kong and Chinese flags fly in Bauhinia Square, Wan Chai, flanked by the International Commerce Centre during a national day celebration on October 1, 2019. Photo: K.Y. Cheng The Hong Kong and Chinese flags fly in Bauhinia Square, Wan Chai, flanked by the International Commerce Centre during a national day celebration on October 1, 2019. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
The Hong Kong and Chinese flags fly in Bauhinia Square, Wan Chai, flanked by the International Commerce Centre during a national day celebration on October 1, 2019. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
Regina Ip
Opinion

Opinion

Regina Ip

New development plan for China raises new anxieties for Hong Kong

  • The brevity of the reference to Hong Kong in the communique after the party’s fifth plenum indicates an awakening to what is realistically achievable under ‘one country, two systems’
  • Above all, Hong Kong must remain stable and secure if it wishes to see further democratic development

The Hong Kong and Chinese flags fly in Bauhinia Square, Wan Chai, flanked by the International Commerce Centre during a national day celebration on October 1, 2019. Photo: K.Y. Cheng The Hong Kong and Chinese flags fly in Bauhinia Square, Wan Chai, flanked by the International Commerce Centre during a national day celebration on October 1, 2019. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
The Hong Kong and Chinese flags fly in Bauhinia Square, Wan Chai, flanked by the International Commerce Centre during a national day celebration on October 1, 2019. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
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