The National People’s Congress (NPC) Standing Committee launched a closed-door session covering new laws on Tuesday. Photo: Reuters The National People’s Congress (NPC) Standing Committee launched a closed-door session covering new laws on Tuesday. Photo: Reuters
The National People’s Congress (NPC) Standing Committee launched a closed-door session covering new laws on Tuesday. Photo: Reuters

Hong Kong ‘must act with urgency’ on sanctions defences when Beijing approves new law for the city this week

  • Tam Yiu-chung, sole Hong Kong delegate to China’s top legislative body, says city should work closely with Beijing on developing its own defence system against foreign sanctions
  • Hong Kong leader says implementing the legislation before Legco term ends in October will be challenging, with new session not opening until early next year

Topic |   Hong Kong politics
The National People’s Congress (NPC) Standing Committee launched a closed-door session covering new laws on Tuesday. Photo: Reuters The National People’s Congress (NPC) Standing Committee launched a closed-door session covering new laws on Tuesday. Photo: Reuters
The National People’s Congress (NPC) Standing Committee launched a closed-door session covering new laws on Tuesday. Photo: Reuters
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