Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam listens to reporters’ questions during a press conference on September 8. Politicians may not be widely admired but the work they do is difficult and mostly thankless. Photo: AP Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam listens to reporters’ questions during a press conference on September 8. Politicians may not be widely admired but the work they do is difficult and mostly thankless. Photo: AP
Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam listens to reporters’ questions during a press conference on September 8. Politicians may not be widely admired but the work they do is difficult and mostly thankless. Photo: AP

Letters | Hong Kong needs less vision from Carrie Lam, more political hard work and clarity

  • Effective government demands acknowledgement of geopolitical realities and the community’s needs, optimum use of scarce resources, meticulous planning and the ability to generate wide support for policies, rather than simplistic slogans

Topic |   Hong Kong politics
Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam listens to reporters’ questions during a press conference on September 8. Politicians may not be widely admired but the work they do is difficult and mostly thankless. Photo: AP Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam listens to reporters’ questions during a press conference on September 8. Politicians may not be widely admired but the work they do is difficult and mostly thankless. Photo: AP
Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam listens to reporters’ questions during a press conference on September 8. Politicians may not be widely admired but the work they do is difficult and mostly thankless. Photo: AP
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