Beijing may need to intervene if local courts cannot ensure villagers’ housing privileges, says Hong Kong rural leader

A Hong Kong rural leader has raised the possibility of asking China’s top legislature to interpret Hong Kong’s Basic Law if the house-building rights of indigenous villagers were not protected. Leung Fuk-yuen said on Sunday that there was a “high chance” that the Heung Yee Kuk, a group which represents rural clans, will appeal a court […]