Chief Executive Carrie Lam, flanked by Secretary for Food and Health Sophia Chan Siu-chee and Secretary for Transport and Housing Frank Chan Fan, meets the media on February 11. Photo: Jonathan Wong
Philip Bowring
Opinion

Opinion

Philip Bowring

Hong Kong’s government is sleeping on the job as the coronavirus adds to challenges facing globalisation

  • Hong Kong should be alive to the coronavirus threat to globalisation, yet unlike in Singapore, another international city dependent on free trade, the government has shown no leadership, leaving medical workers to strike for better protection and domestic workers open to further abuse
Chief Executive Carrie Lam, flanked by Secretary for Food and Health Sophia Chan Siu-chee and Secretary for Transport and Housing Frank Chan Fan, meets the media on February 11. Photo: Jonathan Wong
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