Hong Kongers who returned after 1997 handover now want to leave

Communications specialist Tony Liaw said he felt Hong Kong was not as "joyful or as vibrant" as it used to be. PHOTO: COURTESY OF TONY LIAW
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CHONGQING - Communications specialist Tony Liaw left Hong Kong as a teenager in the mid-1990s, spending his formative years in Vancouver, Canada.

He only returned to the city in 2010 with his wife, who was drawn to its employment opportunities.

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