Hong Kong will hold its election for the legislature on December 19. Photo: Felix Wong
Hong Kong will hold its election for the legislature on December 19. Photo: Felix Wong

Green light for 153 candidates to run in Hong Kong’s legislative poll proves chamber will not be ‘one-sided’, senior Beijing officials says

  • Participation is robust and diverse, says Wang Songmiao, secretary general of central government’s liaison office
  • City leader Carrie Lam also reveals plan being finalised to allow Hongkongers living in mainland China to vote at border

Topic |   Hong Kong elections
Hong Kong will hold its election for the legislature on December 19. Photo: Felix Wong
Hong Kong will hold its election for the legislature on December 19. Photo: Felix Wong
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