MTR Corporation chairman Rex Auyeung, who was earlier the chairman of Lingnan University’s council, says it is normal for an educator to help students in need. Photo: May Tse

Hong Kong’s new rail chief Rex Auyeung admits misjudgment after Beijing loyalists accuse him of supporting rioters

  • As the chairman of Lingnan University’s council, Auyeung wrote plea letter for former student leader convicted of unlawful assembly in 2016
  • He says it is normal for educator to help students in need, but considers the timing unfortunate
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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MTR Corporation chairman Rex Auyeung, who was earlier the chairman of Lingnan University’s council, says it is normal for an educator to help students in need. Photo: May Tse
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Denise Tsang

Denise Tsang

Denise Tsang is an award-winning journalist, with her career built on covering business and Hong Kong local news. She has won a number of regional and Hong Kong press awards and was a part-time lecturer on business journalism at Hong Kong Baptist University.