City Beat by Tammy Tam
Carrot or stick? Fingers crossed for Beijing’s next move in Hong Kong’s extradition bill crisis
- All eyes will be on top leaders’ upcoming Beidaihe get-together, where Hong Kong is expected to be among key priorities
- Events in the city and in Xinjiang reflect a hard reality for Beijing to face: economic incentives will not work without winning the hearts and minds of local people
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.