My Take by Cliff Buddle
More democratic system would create a stronger Hong Kong
- The city’s election system appears set for a shake-up. But the reforms will be made in Beijing - not Hong Kong - and will turn back the clock on the progress already made
A journalist for more than 30 years, Cliff Buddle began his career as a court reporter in London and moved to Hong Kong in 1994 to join the Post. Specialising in court reporting and legal affairs, he has held a variety of editorial positions, including Deputy Editor and Acting Editor-in-Chief. He is a regular columnist.