The national flag is seen in front of the Legislative Council in Hong Kong. Photo; Winson Wong The national flag is seen in front of the Legislative Council in Hong Kong. Photo; Winson Wong
The national flag is seen in front of the Legislative Council in Hong Kong. Photo; Winson Wong

Silence no longer golden as Beijing heralds Communist Party’s key role in Hong Kong

  • Symposium discussing party’s implementation of ‘one country, two systems’ principle in city a far cry from scrupulously low-key approach maintained by central government for decades
  • Nearly 24 years after the handover, analysts now agree Beijing believes it’s more important to underscore its ‘comprehensive jurisdiction’ over Hong Kong

Topic |   Hong Kong politics
The national flag is seen in front of the Legislative Council in Hong Kong. Photo; Winson Wong The national flag is seen in front of the Legislative Council in Hong Kong. Photo; Winson Wong
The national flag is seen in front of the Legislative Council in Hong Kong. Photo; Winson Wong
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