Declassified docs reveal how London’s concern over post-handover graft led to bribery law changes

Newly declassified documents seen by HKFP show that London was concerned about the potential corruption of civil servants after the 1997 handover. It was one of the main reasons for proposed amendments to the anti-bribery law in 1985, which were later passed and have been used since Hong Kong’s handover to China. The information is revealed […]