A government banner promoting electoral reform hangs outside Maple Street Playground in Sham Shui Po. Photo: K.Y. Cheng A government banner promoting electoral reform hangs outside Maple Street Playground in Sham Shui Po. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
A government banner promoting electoral reform hangs outside Maple Street Playground in Sham Shui Po. Photo: K.Y. Cheng

Hong Kong electoral overhaul: corporate voters’ mainland China ties raise concerns over Beijing’s influence on city polls

  • At least four bodies with corporate votes for Election Committee members are led by directors based across border and elsewhere
  • Corporate voters are not required to be Hong Kong permanent residents, but they must appoint one to cast their ballot

Topic |   Hong Kong electoral changes
A government banner promoting electoral reform hangs outside Maple Street Playground in Sham Shui Po. Photo: K.Y. Cheng A government banner promoting electoral reform hangs outside Maple Street Playground in Sham Shui Po. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
A government banner promoting electoral reform hangs outside Maple Street Playground in Sham Shui Po. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
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