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Hong Kong electoral overhaul: corporate voters’ mainland China ties raise concerns over Beijing’s influence on city polls

At least four bodies handed corporate votes to elect members of an influential committee tasked with overseeing Hong Kong’s major elections are led by directors based mostly in mainland China, with a few also in Taiwan and the US, an investigation by the Post has found.One firm given a say in the recently rebranded technology and innovation subsector is headed solely by two mainland directors, one of whom was a senior member of the state-authorised Chinese Academy of Sciences. Two closely…


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