Financial Secretary Paul Chan Mo-po delivers the 2020-21 budget at the Legislative Council in Tamar, Admiralty, on February 26. Photo: Winson Wong
Alice Wu
Opinion

Opinion

Alice Wu

Hong Kong’s financial secretary proves he’s a cut above his boss and fellow ministers – in political acumen

  • Paul Chan did a masterful job managing expectations before announcing a budget featuring a crowd-pleasing HK$10,000 handout
  • Hong Kong needs more such measures, which address the needs of ordinary people, not grandstanding in the form of massive funding for improving the rule of law

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Financial Secretary Paul Chan Mo-po delivers the 2020-21 budget at the Legislative Council in Tamar, Admiralty, on February 26. Photo: Winson Wong
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