Pansy Ho (right) and Carmen Kan at a booth in Sheung Wan. Photo: Xiaomei Chen Pansy Ho (right) and Carmen Kan at a booth in Sheung Wan. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
Pansy Ho (right) and Carmen Kan at a booth in Sheung Wan. Photo: Xiaomei Chen

Hong Kong Election Committee polls: hundreds of prominent members and tycoons in street outreach, but bid seen as ‘publicity stunt’

  • Move follows Beijing’s demand that businessmen and heavyweight loyalists take to the streets to gather views from residents and boost voter sentiment
  • Race expected to be uncompetitive, with voter base cut by 97 per cent, and most members of the powerful body already established in walkover wins

Topic |   Hong Kong elections
Pansy Ho (right) and Carmen Kan at a booth in Sheung Wan. Photo: Xiaomei Chen Pansy Ho (right) and Carmen Kan at a booth in Sheung Wan. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
Pansy Ho (right) and Carmen Kan at a booth in Sheung Wan. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
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