Ten Outstanding Young Persons Selection awardee Fonia Wong (second from right) pictured celebrating her birthday with the selection's chief judge Anthony Wu Ting-yuk (right). Photo: Facebook

Recipient of Hong Kong prize for young people faces backlash over ties with award’s chief judge

Eyebrows raised when she posted photos of her celebrating her birthday with chief judge, who said he had declared his links with her and did not rate her during the selection process

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Ten Outstanding Young Persons Selection awardee Fonia Wong (second from right) pictured celebrating her birthday with the selection's chief judge Anthony Wu Ting-yuk (right). Photo: Facebook
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Shirley Zhao

Shirley Zhao

Shirley joined the Post in 2013 after reporting from China for a Hong Kong-based magazine. She has covered education, and now focuses on housing, land and planning.