HC Deb 19 June 1950 vol 476 c860
56. Air-Commodore Harvey

asked the Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs how many Chinese students who have completed university training in this country are awaiting repatriation to China.

Mr. Ernest Davies

Twenty, Sir.

Air - Commodore Harvey

What arrangements are being made for the return of these students to China; is there difficulty regarding transit visas to Hong Kong; and what is the hon. Gentleman doing about it?

Mr. Davies

Transit visas to Hong Kong are one of the difficulties involved. Steps are being taken to facilitate the return of these Chinese students as opportunity arises.