How will Hong Kong march to China’s new drum? | Melbourne Asia Review

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Many citizens of Hong Kong fear the recently imposed National Security Law is only the latest move by Beijing to wind back civil liberties promised to last till 2047. But what does China’s growing impatience mean for Hong Kongers? How will these changes affect business in the bustling metropolis? China watchers Dr Sow Keat Tok and Dr Kevin Carrico discuss the impact of this far reaching law with presenter Peter Clarke.

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Main image (L-R): Dr Sow Keat Tok and Dr Kevin Carrico. Listing image: Market in Hong Kong. Credit: Bernard Spragg/Flickr.