Representatives call for sturdier Covid-19 prevention, help with housing and speedy completion of Islands Healthcare Complex; new financial support measures to be revealed soon.
Huang Liuquan, deputy director of Hong Kong and Macao Affairs Office, acknowledges Covid-19 has had serious impact on city.
Secretary for Security Wong Sio Chak sets out government position during public consultation attended by 200 residents.
Goal is to ensure government will always supervise decision-making process and public funds are used rationally.
Security secretary cites ‘likes’ on social media by local civil servants as support for 2019-2020 Hong Kong protests.
Chief Executive encourages residents to put forward their opinions during 45-day public consultation period.
New law considers punishment of individuals who commit acts against national security, even outside Macao.
Secretary for Administration and Justice André Cheong Weng Chon says committee’s suggestion to consider ‘decriminalising’ acts of insulting national flag, emblem and anthem ‘unreasonable’.