Beijing found the idea of changing the anti-corruption law unacceptable. Photo: AFP Beijing found the idea of changing the anti-corruption law unacceptable. Photo: AFP
Beijing found the idea of changing the anti-corruption law unacceptable. Photo: AFP
Carrie Lam

Beijing rejects Hong Kong leader’s plan to strengthen anti-corruption laws that would target gifts for the chief executive

  • Central government will not accept enacting legislation in Hong Kong to extend anti-bribery law to govern the chief executive, whom Beijing appoints
  • Hong Kong government says the plan is not dead and is trying to find a workaround

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Beijing found the idea of changing the anti-corruption law unacceptable. Photo: AFP Beijing found the idea of changing the anti-corruption law unacceptable. Photo: AFP
Beijing found the idea of changing the anti-corruption law unacceptable. Photo: AFP
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