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THE BOTTOM LINE

Hong Kong election sees many upsets and many firsts

Wednesday, September 7, 2016 - 05:50

IN what was the most closely fought election in Hong Kong's history, a record turnout on Sunday, an electorate politicised by the Umbrella Movement of 2014, and last-minute pan-democratic strategy changes enabled the opposition to thwart hopes of Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying to produce a