under secretary

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un′der sec`retary

or un′der•sec`re•tar•y,

(often caps.) a government official who is subordinate to a principal secretary.
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Secretary for Constitutional & Mainland Affairs Raymond Tam, Permanent Secretary for Constitutional & Mainland Affairs Chang King-yiu, Permanent Secretary for the Environment Anissa Wong, Permanent Secretary for Development (Works) Wai Chi-sing, Permanent Secretary for Labour & Welfare Annie Tam, Central Policy Unit Head Shiu Sin-por, Under Secretary for Financial Services & the Treasury Julia Leung, Under Secretary for Transport & HousingYau Shing-mu, Under Secretary for Security John Lee, and Under Secretary for Constitutional & Mainland Affairs Lau Kong-wah will join Mrs Lam.
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Rename the Under Secretary for Global Affairs, the Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs.
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