Civil service chief Patrick Nip has sparked concern among government employees with his recent remarks on a new oath-taking rule. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
Civil service chief Patrick Nip has sparked concern among government employees with his recent remarks on a new oath-taking rule. Photo: K.Y. Cheng

National security law: Hong Kong civil servants worried over planned loyalty pledge, with union asking bureau to define ‘red line’

  • An attendee at a consultation session with civil service minister Patrick Nip says he was vague on how new oath-taking rules would be implemented
  • The leader of a government employee union, meanwhile, calls on bureau to ‘make very clear the legal implications’ of the pledge

Civil service chief Patrick Nip has sparked concern among government employees with his recent remarks on a new oath-taking rule. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
Civil service chief Patrick Nip has sparked concern among government employees with his recent remarks on a new oath-taking rule. Photo: K.Y. Cheng
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