Analysts say Beijing will not blame the city’s pro-establishment camp for recent dismal voter registration figures. Photo: May Tse
Analysts say Beijing will not blame the city’s pro-establishment camp for recent dismal voter registration figures. Photo: May Tse

No new voters? No problem: Beijing ‘unlikely to blame’ Hong Kong’s pro-establishment camp for lack of interest in coming poll

  • Politicians acknowledge the flatlining number of registered voters hints at disillusionment with the city’s elections
  • But Beijing is more concerned with the turnout and results of the coming Legislative Council poll, one analyst says

Analysts say Beijing will not blame the city’s pro-establishment camp for recent dismal voter registration figures. Photo: May Tse
Analysts say Beijing will not blame the city’s pro-establishment camp for recent dismal voter registration figures. Photo: May Tse
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