A Hong Kong shopping centre shows a news report of US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (left) meeting Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen on Wednesday. Photo: EPA-EFE
A Hong Kong shopping centre shows a news report of US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (left) meeting Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen on Wednesday. Photo: EPA-EFE

Beijing’s measures against United States over Pelosi’s Taiwan visit will not affect Hong Kong, top adviser Regina Ip says

  • Ip says Beijing was very ‘smart’ to avoid touching on trade when it announced the cancellation or suspension of talks with the US in eight areas
  • Executive Council convenor notes that a number of the city’s bilateral agreements with Washington had already been suspended in the past few years

A Hong Kong shopping centre shows a news report of US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (left) meeting Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen on Wednesday. Photo: EPA-EFE
A Hong Kong shopping centre shows a news report of US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (left) meeting Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen on Wednesday. Photo: EPA-EFE
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