Gov’t to propose delaying stamp duty discussion in favour of joint checkpoint debate at legislature

Chief Executive Carrie Lam says that the government will propose suspending the discussion on the Stamp Duty (Amendment) Bill 2017 at the legislature next Wednesday. The move will allow the government to prioritise the debate on the controversial Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong Express Rail Link joint checkpoint arrangement. It will be proposed by the Secretary for Transport and Housing Frank […]