Some 7,000 people have already left for Britain since the scheme was announced last July. Photo: Xinhua
Some 7,000 people have already left for Britain since the scheme was announced last July. Photo: Xinhua
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Exodus fears ease as BN(O) visa scheme comes into operation

  • There was no rush of applications as the British programme began and the measured, pragmatic approach taken by Beijing may have calmed nerves

Some 7,000 people have already left for Britain since the scheme was announced last July. Photo: Xinhua
Some 7,000 people have already left for Britain since the scheme was announced last July. Photo: Xinhua
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