Hong Kong Leader Leung Chun-ying Hit With Scandal Amid Protests

October 9, 2014 8:17 AM

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Hong Kong’s beleaguered Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying is facing swelling allegations of financial impropriety, after it emerged that he had received undeclared payments from an Australian company during his time in office — that’s according to an investigation published by Fairfax Media in Australia this week.

The article, appearing in the Age and other Fairfax newspapers, said the serving chief executive had pocketed “millions in secret fees from a listed Australian company in return for supporting its Asian business ambitions.”

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