Financial Secretary Paul Chan after announcing the measures. Photo: Winson Wong

It’s not the economy, stupid: Hong Kong lawmakers and laymen say goodies won’t cool political heat or desire to protest

  • Most agree the current crisis rocking the city is a political issue, with young people – who form the bulk of protesters – mostly left out of sweeteners
  • Measures not seen as much of a boost to pro-establishment bloc
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Financial Secretary Paul Chan after announcing the measures. Photo: Winson Wong
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