(Left to right) Deputy director of the Basic Law Committee Elsie Leung Oi-sie; Chief Secretary Matthew Cheung Kin-chung; deputy director of the Liaison Office Huang Lanfa and Deputy commissioner of the Office of the Commissioner of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Hong Kong Hu Jianzhong at the National Constitution Day Forum at the Grand Hyatt Hong Kong on Monday. Photo: Winson Wong (Left to right) Deputy director of the Basic Law Committee Elsie Leung Oi-sie; Chief Secretary Matthew Cheung Kin-chung; deputy director of the Liaison Office Huang Lanfa and Deputy commissioner of the Office of the Commissioner of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Hong Kong Hu Jianzhong at the National Constitution Day Forum at the Grand Hyatt Hong Kong on Monday. Photo: Winson Wong
(Left to right) Deputy director of the Basic Law Committee Elsie Leung Oi-sie; Chief Secretary Matthew Cheung Kin-chung; deputy director of the Liaison Office Huang Lanfa and Deputy commissioner of the Office of the Commissioner of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Hong Kong Hu Jianzhong at the National Constitution Day Forum at the Grand Hyatt Hong Kong on Monday. Photo: Winson Wong

Legal specialists among almost 60 to join battle for National People’s Congress seats

Hopefuls include many from the legal sector, as sources says Beijing hopes to strengthen influence in legal issues

Topic |   National People's Congress (NPC)
(Left to right) Deputy director of the Basic Law Committee Elsie Leung Oi-sie; Chief Secretary Matthew Cheung Kin-chung; deputy director of the Liaison Office Huang Lanfa and Deputy commissioner of the Office of the Commissioner of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Hong Kong Hu Jianzhong at the National Constitution Day Forum at the Grand Hyatt Hong Kong on Monday. Photo: Winson Wong (Left to right) Deputy director of the Basic Law Committee Elsie Leung Oi-sie; Chief Secretary Matthew Cheung Kin-chung; deputy director of the Liaison Office Huang Lanfa and Deputy commissioner of the Office of the Commissioner of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Hong Kong Hu Jianzhong at the National Constitution Day Forum at the Grand Hyatt Hong Kong on Monday. Photo: Winson Wong
(Left to right) Deputy director of the Basic Law Committee Elsie Leung Oi-sie; Chief Secretary Matthew Cheung Kin-chung; deputy director of the Liaison Office Huang Lanfa and Deputy commissioner of the Office of the Commissioner of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Hong Kong Hu Jianzhong at the National Constitution Day Forum at the Grand Hyatt Hong Kong on Monday. Photo: Winson Wong
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