ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Hong Kong Big Brother Is Eagerly Waiting for You

Hong Kong Big Brother Is Eagerly Waiting for You Jan Breman The western press emphasises the anxiety and uncertainty with which the people of Hong Kong await their future, but what preparations for the transfer are being made by the Chinese? The party mandarins in Beijing appeal to nationalist sentiments while pursuing a political- economic regime that derives its inspiration from the example of Singapore. It remains to be seen however, whether what has been a success for an autocratically-led city state will also be a feasible model for an enormous subcontinent with numerous centrifugal forces.

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