Victor Mallet’s (right) visa application was rejected after he hosted a talk at Hong Kong’s Foreign Correspondents’ Club by independence advocate Andy Chan Ho-tin (left). Photo: AP

Reason for Financial Times journalist Victor Mallet’s Hong Kong visa denial to stay secret after Legco motion calling for explanation fails

  • Pro-democracy lawmakers had called on city’s security minister to disclose rationale behind refusal of work permit for British editor Victor Mallet, but proposal is voted down 36 to 24
Topic |   Hong Kong localism and independence

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Victor Mallet’s (right) visa application was rejected after he hosted a talk at Hong Kong’s Foreign Correspondents’ Club by independence advocate Andy Chan Ho-tin (left). Photo: AP
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