Will chief executive candidate John Lee Ka-chiu start a new chapter for Hong Kong, or is he just lifting from the playbooks of previous leaders? Photo: Yik Yeung-man
Will chief executive candidate John Lee Ka-chiu start a new chapter for Hong Kong, or is he just lifting from the playbooks of previous leaders? Photo: Yik Yeung-man

Hong Kong chief executive election 2022: will John Lee’s manifesto ‘open a new chapter’ for city or is he lifting from the playbooks of previous leaders?

  • Pro-Beijing politicians, business leaders laud Lee’s ‘great speech’, with nightlife tycoon Allan Zeman saying it has addressed all of city’s shortcomings
  • Critics say Lee’s 44-page manifesto lacks specific policy details, has not addressed sensitive topics such as universal suffrage

Will chief executive candidate John Lee Ka-chiu start a new chapter for Hong Kong, or is he just lifting from the playbooks of previous leaders? Photo: Yik Yeung-man
Will chief executive candidate John Lee Ka-chiu start a new chapter for Hong Kong, or is he just lifting from the playbooks of previous leaders? Photo: Yik Yeung-man
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