City Beat by Tammy Tam
What does Hong Kong’s defiantly buoyant property market tell us – and Beijing?
- Recently passed bill ensuring only ‘patriots’ govern Hong Kong effectively signals an end to big business’ influence in shaping government policies
- But that does not mean a quick fix for the city’s many deep-rooted livelihood issues, in particular Hong Kong’s notorious housing problem
Tammy Tam is the South China Morning Post's Editor-in-Chief and is responsible for its editorial direction, strategic development and newsroom operations. She is a Board Member of the World Editors Forum, the leading network for news editors that focuses on the future of quality journalism, newsroom transformation and defending press freedom. Tammy is also the Vice-chairwoman of the Hong Kong News Executives' Association. Prior to joining SCMP, Tammy spent 20 years in the television industry in leadership roles managing editorial teams and corporate development strategies.