Zhang Rongshun says Beijing strongly believes the Basic Law's innovative system could succeed. Photo: Chinese Association of Hong Kong & Macao Studies
Zhang Rongshun says Beijing strongly believes the Basic Law's innovative system could succeed. Photo: Chinese Association of Hong Kong & Macao Studies

Mainland China official says innovation can fail in talk on Hong Kong's Basic Law

Remarks stress confidence in system, but some see hints Beijing is ready for 2017 reform to fail

Topic |   Universal suffrage in Hong Kong
Zhang Rongshun says Beijing strongly believes the Basic Law's innovative system could succeed. Photo: Chinese Association of Hong Kong & Macao Studies
Zhang Rongshun says Beijing strongly believes the Basic Law's innovative system could succeed. Photo: Chinese Association of Hong Kong & Macao Studies
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