Carrie Lam pledged to hold dialogue sessions as she announced the extradition bill was abandoned. Photo: Sam Tsang

Carrie Lam holds her first community dialogue and participants are banned from carrying umbrellas, gas masks and helmets as police keep a low profile

  • Two-hour dialogue session scheduled for Thursday evening in Wan Chai
  • Force keeps ‘maximum reserve’ on standby in case protesters try to besiege venue
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Carrie Lam pledged to hold dialogue sessions as she announced the extradition bill was abandoned. Photo: Sam Tsang
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A marriage of convenience between Beijing and Hong Kong’s property tycoons may be seeing the end of its honeymoon. Illustration: Lau Ka-kuen

Scapegoats or scoundrels? Why ties between Beijing and Hong Kong’s property tycoons are unravelling amid protest crisis

  • In a new series delving beyond the social unrest in Hong Kong to survey the city’s deep-rooted problems, the Post is focusing on the role of housing in causing great disaffection in society
  • In this second instalment, we examine the close ties between the city’s property tycoons and Beijing, and how a recalibration might be due
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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A marriage of convenience between Beijing and Hong Kong’s property tycoons may be seeing the end of its honeymoon. Illustration: Lau Ka-kuen
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