Chief Secretary Matthew Cheung says he is sorry for the misunderstanding caused by his remark on the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Winson Wong Chief Secretary Matthew Cheung says he is sorry for the misunderstanding caused by his remark on the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Winson Wong
Chief Secretary Matthew Cheung says he is sorry for the misunderstanding caused by his remark on the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Winson Wong

Hong Kong lawmakers approve HK$30 billion coronavirus relief package after 10-hour session, though concerns remain over who benefits

  • Package passes with healthy majority, though lawmakers across parties push for universal cash handouts, express fears about insufficient monitoring
  • Pan-democrats reserve particular criticism for plans to fund local mask production, which government admitted on Friday was going slowly

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Chief Secretary Matthew Cheung says he is sorry for the misunderstanding caused by his remark on the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Winson Wong Chief Secretary Matthew Cheung says he is sorry for the misunderstanding caused by his remark on the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Winson Wong
Chief Secretary Matthew Cheung says he is sorry for the misunderstanding caused by his remark on the coronavirus outbreak. Photo: Winson Wong
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