Travel restrictions make it hard to turn to Hong Kong. Photo: Felix Wong Travel restrictions make it hard to turn to Hong Kong. Photo: Felix Wong
Travel restrictions make it hard to turn to Hong Kong. Photo: Felix Wong

Hong Kong permanent residents overseas balk at high cost of returning to renew status, seek ‘leniency’ during pandemic

  • Travel curbs put some at risk of losing right of abode if they don’t return within three years
  • Many have ‘emotional ties’ with city, hope residency renewal rules can be eased during pandemic

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Travel restrictions make it hard to turn to Hong Kong. Photo: Felix Wong Travel restrictions make it hard to turn to Hong Kong. Photo: Felix Wong
Travel restrictions make it hard to turn to Hong Kong. Photo: Felix Wong
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