(From left): Xu Ze, Leung Chun-ying and Professor Leonard Cheng Kwok-hon, president of Lingnan University, attend the forum on Friday. Photo: Xiaomei Chen (From left): Xu Ze, Leung Chun-ying and Professor Leonard Cheng Kwok-hon, president of Lingnan University, attend the forum on Friday. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
(From left): Xu Ze, Leung Chun-ying and Professor Leonard Cheng Kwok-hon, president of Lingnan University, attend the forum on Friday. Photo: Xiaomei Chen

Hong Kong Basic Law

Beijing is not tightening grip on Hong Kong but has had to spell out jurisdiction because of constant separatist noises, former official Xu Ze says

  • Ex-deputy director of Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office says Beijing is not trying to strip away power when it emphasises China’s constitution applies to city
  • All issues regarding city’s powers were settled years ago, he tells forum

Topic |   Hong Kong Basic Law
(From left): Xu Ze, Leung Chun-ying and Professor Leonard Cheng Kwok-hon, president of Lingnan University, attend the forum on Friday. Photo: Xiaomei Chen (From left): Xu Ze, Leung Chun-ying and Professor Leonard Cheng Kwok-hon, president of Lingnan University, attend the forum on Friday. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
(From left): Xu Ze, Leung Chun-ying and Professor Leonard Cheng Kwok-hon, president of Lingnan University, attend the forum on Friday. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
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