Family and friends wave goodbye to loved ones leaving the city at Hong Kong International Airport. Photo: Nora Tam
Family and friends wave goodbye to loved ones leaving the city at Hong Kong International Airport. Photo: Nora Tam

Nearly 65,000 Hongkongers have applied for BN(O) visa scheme so far amid exodus under national security law

  • Official figures show that 47,300 applications were approved, with 71 per cent of those coming from outside Britain
  • Activist group suggests that trend means London’s estimate of 100,000 in first year is ‘beginning to look conservative’

Family and friends wave goodbye to loved ones leaving the city at Hong Kong International Airport. Photo: Nora Tam
Family and friends wave goodbye to loved ones leaving the city at Hong Kong International Airport. Photo: Nora Tam
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