From the left, Secretary for Financial Services Christopher Hui, Secretary for Innovation Alfred Sit, Secretary for the Civil Service Patrick Nip, Chief Executive Carrie Lam, Secretary for Constitutional and Mainland Affairs Eric Tsang, and Secretary for Home Affairs Caspar Tsui meet the press at Tamar on April 22. Photo: Sam Tsang From the left, Secretary for Financial Services Christopher Hui, Secretary for Innovation Alfred Sit, Secretary for the Civil Service Patrick Nip, Chief Executive Carrie Lam, Secretary for Constitutional and Mainland Affairs Eric Tsang, and Secretary for Home Affairs Caspar Tsui meet the press at Tamar on April 22. Photo: Sam Tsang
From the left, Secretary for Financial Services Christopher Hui, Secretary for Innovation Alfred Sit, Secretary for the Civil Service Patrick Nip, Chief Executive Carrie Lam, Secretary for Constitutional and Mainland Affairs Eric Tsang, and Secretary for Home Affairs Caspar Tsui meet the press at Tamar on April 22. Photo: Sam Tsang
Alice Wu
Opinion

Opinion

Alice Wu

Why Beijing had surprisingly little to do with Hong Kong’s latest government reshuffle

  • The reassignment of the constitutional affairs secretary and the appointment of a DAB member have prompted talk that Beijing is involved. But the fact that Patrick Nip has been reassigned, not pushed out, should put to rest such rumours

From the left, Secretary for Financial Services Christopher Hui, Secretary for Innovation Alfred Sit, Secretary for the Civil Service Patrick Nip, Chief Executive Carrie Lam, Secretary for Constitutional and Mainland Affairs Eric Tsang, and Secretary for Home Affairs Caspar Tsui meet the press at Tamar on April 22. Photo: Sam Tsang From the left, Secretary for Financial Services Christopher Hui, Secretary for Innovation Alfred Sit, Secretary for the Civil Service Patrick Nip, Chief Executive Carrie Lam, Secretary for Constitutional and Mainland Affairs Eric Tsang, and Secretary for Home Affairs Caspar Tsui meet the press at Tamar on April 22. Photo: Sam Tsang
From the left, Secretary for Financial Services Christopher Hui, Secretary for Innovation Alfred Sit, Secretary for the Civil Service Patrick Nip, Chief Executive Carrie Lam, Secretary for Constitutional and Mainland Affairs Eric Tsang, and Secretary for Home Affairs Caspar Tsui meet the press at Tamar on April 22. Photo: Sam Tsang
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