Carrie Lam
World  /  Published 07.09.20

HK erupts against deferred elections

Police fired rounds of pepper balls at protesters in Hong Kong on Sunday as hundreds took to the streets to demonstrate against the postponement of legislative elections and a new national security la...
By Reuters in Hong Kong

World  /  Published 17.08.20

Questioned, Lam dumps Cambridge honour

Hong Kong chief executive Carrie Lam has resigned from an honorary fellowship at a college at Britain’s Cambridge University after it questioned her commitment to the protection of human rights ...
By in London, Hong Kong

World  /  Published 08.08.20

US imposes sanctions on Carrie Lam

The Trump administration on Friday imposed sanctions on Hong Kong chief executive Carrie Lam and 10 other senior officials in Hong Kong and mainland China over their roles in cracking down on politica...
By New York Times News Service in Washington

World  /  Published 01.08.20

HK postpones elections to 2021

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam on Friday postponed a September 6 election for the city’s legislature for a year because of a spike in novel coronavirus cases, dealing a blow to the pro-democracy op...
By Reuters in Hong Kong

World  /  Published 17.10.19

Hong Kong parliament descends into chaos

Hong Kong’s parliament descended into chaos on Thursday, with lawmakers dragged out by security guards for heckling leader Carrie Lam as they demanded an inquiry into a brutal attack on a prominent ...
By Reuters in Hong Kong


World  /  Published 05.10.19

Hong Kong Metro closes doors

 Hong Kong’s Metro system stayed shut on Saturday, paralysing transport in the Asian financial hub, and malls and shops closed early after a night of chaos in which police shot a teenage boy an...
By Reuters in Hong Kong

World  /  Published 13.08.19

Police, protesters clash at Hong Kong airport

Police and protesters clashed at Hong Kong’s international airport on Tuesday evening after flights were disrupted for a second day and the political crisis in the former British colony deepened.In ...
By Reuters in Hong Kong

Opinion  /  Published 12.07.19

Hong Kong wages a lonely battle

History, it seems, is knocking at China’s doorstep and Beijing is getting panicky. The situation in Hong Kong is getting murkier and the Chinese communist party is behaving as if this is the 1960s w...
By Harsh V. Pant in

World  /  Published 03.09.19

Lam never asked China to let her quit

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Tuesday she had never asked the Chinese government to let her resign to end the Chinese-ruled city’s political crisis, responding to a Reuters report about a reco...
By Reuters in Hong Kong

World  /  Published 15.06.19

Hong Kong leader suspends extradition bill

Backing down after days of huge street protests, Hong Kong’s chief executive, Carrie Lam, said on Saturday that she would indefinitely suspend a bill that would allow extraditions to mainland China....
By Keith Bradsher and Alexandra Stevenson/New York Times News Service in Hong Kong


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