Lawmakers-elect from the Election Committee constituency speak to the press at the Conrad Hotel in Admiralty on Tuesday. Photo: Sam Tsang
Lawmakers-elect from the Election Committee constituency speak to the press at the Conrad Hotel in Admiralty on Tuesday. Photo: Sam Tsang

Hong Kong Legislative Council election: technocrats make up better part of elite new constituency

  • Six of the new lawmakers-elect from the Election Committee constituency are academics and researchers, while three are lawyers and two are engineers
  • Constituency member Lai Tung-kwok, the security minister between 2009 and 2012, says lawmakers with expertise are a ‘very important part of the legislature’

Topic |   Hong Kong Legislative Council election 2021
Lawmakers-elect from the Election Committee constituency speak to the press at the Conrad Hotel in Admiralty on Tuesday. Photo: Sam Tsang
Lawmakers-elect from the Election Committee constituency speak to the press at the Conrad Hotel in Admiralty on Tuesday. Photo: Sam Tsang
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