Chinese leaders and delegates attend the opening session of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Photo: Reuters Chinese leaders and delegates attend the opening session of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Photo: Reuters
Chinese leaders and delegates attend the opening session of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Photo: Reuters

Hong Kong polls to be postponed for second year as part of Beijing’s planned overhaul of elections, with expansion in store for legislature, Election Committee

  • Legislative Council could have up to 90 lawmakers and source says election likely to be deferred until 2022
  • Beijing placed reform of city’s elections on the agenda of its annual ‘two sessions’ meetings that began on Thursday

Topic |   Hong Kong politics
Chinese leaders and delegates attend the opening session of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Photo: Reuters Chinese leaders and delegates attend the opening session of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Photo: Reuters
Chinese leaders and delegates attend the opening session of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing. Photo: Reuters
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