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Indigenous villagers have housing privileges even if they’re not Hong Kong residents, says rural leader

The head of Hong Kong’s rural clans organisation has defended the housing privileges of overseas male descendants of indigenous villagers, despite them not having a Hong Kong identity card or permanent residency. Heung Yee Kuk chairman Kenneth Lau said on Tuesday that the identity of “indigenous villagers” did not depend on whether they were Hong Kong residents. Lau […]