TIDINGS FROM BEIJING

Posted:  Nov. 27, 2013   Game over?   Not necessarily, say some … but maybe,  if last week’s message from Beijing is taken too literally.  The message was delivered in person by Li Fei  [ 李飛  ] who heads the Basic Law Committee, which is part of the National...

PROSPERITY FOR ALL … Minus 1.3 Million

Posted:  Nov. 18, 2013   Review:   Poverty in the Midst of  Affluence: How Hong Kong Mismanaged Its  Prosperity,   by Leo F. Goodstadt,  Hong Kong University Press, 2013.   After years of argument and agitation, and one year into his new administration, Hong...