Beijing is contemplating drastic reforms to Hong Kong’s electoral system by breaking up the current five geographical constituencies into 18 districts and scrapping five popularly returned seats in the legislature, the Post has learned.One of the leading proposals being considered by the central government is to replace the proportional representation system – adopted since Hong Kong’s first postcolonial Legislative Council polls in 1998 – with a “one vote, two seats” mechanism to allocate the…



READ SOURCE

READ  Coronavirus: Hong Kong man who ‘cheated woman by claiming he had 10 boxes of face masks’ held in custody

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here