Vice-Premier Han Zheng (centre) taking an oath to the Chinese constitution in Beijing in March 2018. Photo: EPA-EFEVice-Premier Han Zheng (centre) taking an oath to the Chinese constitution in Beijing in March 2018. Photo: EPA-EFE
Vice-Premier Han Zheng (centre) taking an oath to the Chinese constitution in Beijing in March 2018. Photo: EPA-EFE

Chinese Vice-Premier Han Zheng the ‘right’ man in charge of Hong Kong affairs as city shuns political gridlock for economic growth

Former Shanghai mayor and party chief described as employing softer touch than predecessor, with expected focus on city’s economics over its politics

Topic |   Han Zheng
Vice-Premier Han Zheng (centre) taking an oath to the Chinese constitution in Beijing in March 2018. Photo: EPA-EFEVice-Premier Han Zheng (centre) taking an oath to the Chinese constitution in Beijing in March 2018. Photo: EPA-EFE
Vice-Premier Han Zheng (centre) taking an oath to the Chinese constitution in Beijing in March 2018. Photo: EPA-EFE
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