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Hong Kong lawmaker questions proposed pay rise for top gov’t officials as minimum wage stagnant

A Hong Kong lawmaker has questioned a proposed pay rise for top government officials, asking whether a salary increase was appropriate considering the wider economic conditions and the city’s high unemployment rate. Tik Chi-yuen, the city’s sole self-proclaimed non-pro-establishment lawmaker, said in a Legislative Council (LegCo) meeting on Monday that he understood the mechanism of […]