Carrie Lam
World  /  Published 12.11.19

Hong Kong protests erupt day after shooting

Protesters angered by the shooting of a Hong Kong demonstrator fanned out across the city on Tuesday, blocking transit and scuffling with the police.The crowds brought parts of the city’s central bu...
By Mike Ives, Edward Wong and Elaine Yu/New York Times News Service in Hong Kong

World  /  Published 06.11.19

Pro-Beijing lawmaker in Hong Kong stabbed

An anti-government assailant stabbed and wounded a pro-Beijing Hong Kong lawmaker who was election campaigning on Wednesday, police said, in another escalation of violence surrounding the protests dem...
By AP in Hong Kong

World  /  Published 04.10.19

Carrie Lam bans masks in hardening stance on protests

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam on Friday banned protesters from wearing masks in a hardening of the government’s stance on the territory’s most disruptive crisis since it reverted to Chinese rule in ...
By AP in Hong Kong

World  /  Published 16.10.19

Rowdy lawmakers disrupt Carrie Lam speech

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam had to abandon her policy speech because of jeering lawmakers on Wednesday but later offered no direct olive branch to pro-democracy protesters, hoping instead to ease rese...
By Reuters in Hong Kong

World  /  Published 26.05.20

China’s military vows to defend Hong Kong interests

The commander of China’s military garrison in Hong Kong said in an interview posted on Tuesday that forces stationed there would “resolutely” protect the country’s national security interests,...
By Steven Lee Myers and Elaine Yu in New York


World  /  Published 13.01.20

Carrie hails HK’s grit despite protests

Hong Kong’s chief executive Carrie Lam and top finance officials praised the Chinese-ruled city’s resilience as a global financial hub on Monday amid more than six months of often violent pro-demo...
By Reuters in Hong Kong

World  /  Published 24.11.19

High turnout in Hong Kong polls

Given a chance to vote, the people of Hong Kong did just that.Long lines snaked around plazas and extended for blocks as citizens of the semi-autonomous Chinese territory turned out in droves on Sunda...
By AP in Hong Kong

World  /  Published 01.07.19

Hong Kong rage hits home

Riot police swooped down post-midnight to disperse protesters near the Hong Kong Legislative Council complex — the territory’s parliament — after a core group of demonstrators stormed the buildi...
By New York Times News Service and Reuters in Hong Kong

World  /  Published 16.06.19

Hong Kong leader apologises as quit chorus rises

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam apologised on Sunday as hundreds of thousands of black-clad protesters maintained calls for her to resign over her handling of a bill that would have allowed people to be s...
By Reuters in Hong Kong

World  /  Published 09.06.19

China extradition law protest rocks Hong Kong

Hong Kong was plunged into a fresh political crisis on Sunday after thousands of people took to the streets to thwart a proposed extradition law that would allow suspects to be sent to Mainland China ...
By Reuters in Hong Kong


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