City Beat by Tammy Tam
Year of the Ox signals political turbulence as China-US wrestling over Hong Kong continues
- Hong Kong electoral reform may become another point of contention between the US and China, but does Beijing have any reason to back down now?
- Gone are the days of China-US consensus on Hong Kong affairs, and Beijing no longer sees a need for “giving face” to the US when it comes to its policy on the city
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.