Hong Kong lawmakers question move to exempt more infrastructure projects from approval by legislature

Infrastructure improvement projects worth less than HK$50 million will no longer need individual legislative approval following a decision by Hong Kong’s Legislative Council (LegCo) which was questioned by some pro-government lawmakers. The council’s public works subcommittee on Wednesday approved a total HK$24.3 billion budget for the Capital Works Reserve Fund for 2021-22 and raised the […]