Ballots are counted on Monday in Macau’s legislative elections, which saw a record-low turnout. Photo: Xinhua
Ballots are counted on Monday in Macau’s legislative elections, which saw a record-low turnout. Photo: Xinhua
Macau

Record-low voter turnout for Macau elections after opposition ban – will Hong Kong’s polls see same fate?

  • Political race also marks surge in blank and invalidated ballots, seen as a protest gesture
  • Officials in casino hub blame low numbers on bad weather and coronavirus pandemic

Topic |   Macau
Ballots are counted on Monday in Macau’s legislative elections, which saw a record-low turnout. Photo: Xinhua
Ballots are counted on Monday in Macau’s legislative elections, which saw a record-low turnout. Photo: Xinhua
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