A senior Beijing official has hit back at claims that Hongkongers are emigrating in droves from the city. Photo: Robert Ng
A senior Beijing official has hit back at claims that Hongkongers are emigrating in droves from the city. Photo: Robert Ng

Senior Beijing official calls suggestion of emigration wave from Hong Kong ‘inappropriate’, attributes population dip to multiple factors

  • Deputy director of ministerial body in charge of Hong Kong affairs also hits back at ‘biased’ claims that national security law has ‘mainlandised’ city
  • ‘Hong Kong’s population drop is caused by various factors and there is no way to suggest that it is a result of an emigration wave,’ senior official says

A senior Beijing official has hit back at claims that Hongkongers are emigrating in droves from the city. Photo: Robert Ng
A senior Beijing official has hit back at claims that Hongkongers are emigrating in droves from the city. Photo: Robert Ng
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