Existing asylum routes in Canada for Hongkongers looking to leave are sufficient, according to the country’s consul general in the city. Photo: AP
Existing asylum routes in Canada for Hongkongers looking to leave are sufficient, according to the country’s consul general in the city. Photo: AP

Canada ‘feels a chill’ in Hong Kong, but has no plans to create new asylum pathways for those who flee, says envoy

  • Beijing’s grip leaves some city politicians reluctant to engage consulate, Canadian expats worry too
  • ‘A lot of interest’ in Canada’s new work visa for Hong Kong graduates, envoy expects numbers to rise

Existing asylum routes in Canada for Hongkongers looking to leave are sufficient, according to the country’s consul general in the city. Photo: AP
Existing asylum routes in Canada for Hongkongers looking to leave are sufficient, according to the country’s consul general in the city. Photo: AP
READ FULL ARTICLE