Bar Association chairman Philip Dykes has criticised the events surrounding the refusal of a work visa for British journalist Victor Mallet. Photo: Nora Tam

Journalist’s visa refusal made Hong Kong ‘look silly’, and leader Carrie Lam wrong to say not explaining decision was accepted practice, says city’s top lawyer

Bar Association chairman Philip Dykes points to Britain and Australia as countries where those turned down for a visa are given written explanation for decision

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Bar Association chairman Philip Dykes has criticised the events surrounding the refusal of a work visa for British journalist Victor Mallet. Photo: Nora Tam
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