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Newswrap
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Our main evening newscast. Weekdays 18:00 - 19:00.
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RTHK Newsroom

2020-06-18
Newswrap

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Election authorities rejects priority for elderly voters  Listenfacebook
Election officials have rejected calls from the government and pro-Beijing parties to give elderly people and others with special requirements priority when it comes to voting in September's Legco polls. The Electoral Affairs Commission says for the sake of fairness and equality, every voter will have to queue up like normal in the upcoming polls. Professor Kenneth Chan runs an election observation project at Baptist University's Comparative Governance and Policy Research Centre. Ben Tse asked him what he thought of the Commission's decision:
Trump ‘pleaded’ with Xi Jinping for China’s help in poll  Listenfacebook
The White House has launched last-minute legal action to stop the publication next week of a new book written by President Trump's former National Security adviser, John Bolton. It includes the allegation that Trump pleaded with President Xi Jinping to help him win re-election. Annemarie Evans asked China analyst Mark O'Neill what he makes about the revelations: