The Legislative Council is to be expanded to 90 seats. Photo: Nora Tam The Legislative Council is to be expanded to 90 seats. Photo: Nora Tam
The Legislative Council is to be expanded to 90 seats. Photo: Nora Tam

Hong Kong elections reform: why Beijing wants total control in Legislative Council and removal of risk and uncertainty

  • Officials are minded to cut the number of directly elected Legco seats from 35 to 20
  • Ratio of geographical seats in revamped 90-member legislature expected to be a major issue for discussion by top Beijing official in consultations

Topic |   Hong Kong electoral changes
The Legislative Council is to be expanded to 90 seats. Photo: Nora Tam The Legislative Council is to be expanded to 90 seats. Photo: Nora Tam
The Legislative Council is to be expanded to 90 seats. Photo: Nora Tam
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