Hong Kong refuses entry to FT journalist Victor Mallet

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Victor Mallet has been running the Financial Times’ Asia operations for almost two years. Hong Kong has barred the Financial Times Asia news editor from entering the territory, after refusing to renew his work visa last month. Victor Mallet tried to enter Hong Kong as a tourist on Thursday but…

Hong Kong rejects visa for FT editor Victor Mallet

Image copyright AFP/ Getty Images Image caption The UK government has demanded an “urgent explanation” of Victor Mallet’s visa rejection Hong Kong has refused to renew a work visa for the Asia news editor of the Financial Times, sparking concerns from the UK government. Victor Mallet is also vice-president of the city’s Foreign Correspondents’ Club…