Financial secretary Paul Chan, who has come under fire for his budget, reiterated he would not bow to political pressure by offering universal cash handouts. Photo: Sam Tsang

Political parties threaten to veto budget if Hong Kong government doesn’t cough up cash for all

Even Regina Ip, a member of the chief executive’s cabinet, sounded the warning, but heavily criticised finance chief Paul Chan says he is standing firm for now

Topic |   Hong Kong Budget 2018-2019

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Financial secretary Paul Chan, who has come under fire for his budget, reiterated he would not bow to political pressure by offering universal cash handouts. Photo: Sam Tsang
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