Tag: Lee

  • John Lee: the former Hong Kong cop Beijing trusts

    John Lee: the former Hong Kong cop Beijing trusts

    [ad_1] John Lee’s elevation to the chief executive’s office caps a remarkable rise for a man whose police career lifted him from a working-class family to the upper echelons of Hong Kong’s political establishment – Copyright AFP/File Peter PARKS Su Xinqi As a former beat cop who rose to become Hong Kong’s security chief, John…

  • Will Hong Kong reopen for business under new leader Lee?

    Will Hong Kong reopen for business under new leader Lee?

    [ad_1] John Lee has defended his role in crushing the 2019 democracy protests and recently said his government will prioritise livelihood issues over democratisation – Copyright AFP/File ISAAC LAWRENCE Holmes Chan and Su Xinqi Hong Kong’s next leader John Lee is inheriting a once vibrant Asian business hub mired in its third year of pandemic…

  • John Lee: the former Hong Kong cop Beijing trusts

    John Lee: the former Hong Kong cop Beijing trusts

    [ad_1] John Lee’s elevation to the chief executive’s office caps a remarkable rise for a man whose police career lifted him from a working-class family to the upper echelons of Hong Kong’s political establishment – Copyright AFP/File Peter PARKS Su Xinqi As a former beat cop who rose to become Hong Kong’s security chief, John…