Hong Kong Financial Secretary Paul Chan meets the press outside Legco on Wednesday. Photo: Sam Tsang
Hong Kong budget sails through legislature in record time
  • Electronic vouchers, low-interest loans among measures aimed at relieving financial burden on residents reeling from economic upheaval created by pandemic
  • The debate, which saw 40 votes in favour, one against and one abstain, was taken in the absence of nearly the entire opposition camp, members of which stepped down en masse in November
29 Apr 2021 - 12:01AM