Illustration: Perry Tse Illustration: Perry Tse
Illustration: Perry Tse

Hong Kong elections: why the next chief executive may no longer be known by 3 digits, such as ‘689’ for CY Leung, or Carrie Lam’s ‘777’

  • Figures representing votes won in leadership race may increase under a system shake-up that starts with Sunday’s Election Committee polls
  • Insiders note new framework with ‘elements of election’ to fill body with patriots, while critics say only pliant elites now allowed into governing circle

Topic |   Hong Kong elections
Illustration: Perry Tse Illustration: Perry Tse
Illustration: Perry Tse
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