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Politics mars policy progress under HK chief executive

He touts progress in economic development in swansong address but leaves city more polarised than ever

He made no mention of the pro-independence and pro-democracy mass protests or rising sociopolitical dissent that had marked his tenure, especially so since the 2014 "umbrella movement".

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HONG Kong's outgoing Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying touted the city's economic development as one of his main successes in his last annual policy address on Wednesday, but he will likely be most remembered for the escalation in political divisiveness during his tenure and...

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