Far from seeing light at the end of the tunnel, the way forward for Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor is fraught with challenges. Photo: Sam Tsang Far from seeing light at the end of the tunnel, the way forward for Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor is fraught with challenges. Photo: Sam Tsang
Far from seeing light at the end of the tunnel, the way forward for Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor is fraught with challenges. Photo: Sam Tsang
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Lam should use policy address to regain public confidence and steer city out of crisis

  • The chief executive is penning her fourth policy speech amid the harsh reality of a coronavirus-ravaged economy and a deepening political quagmire. With Beijing’s apparent firm support meaning she is likely to stay until July 2022, if not longer, the task of rebuilding Hong Kong falls squarely on her shoulders

Far from seeing light at the end of the tunnel, the way forward for Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor is fraught with challenges. Photo: Sam Tsang Far from seeing light at the end of the tunnel, the way forward for Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor is fraught with challenges. Photo: Sam Tsang
Far from seeing light at the end of the tunnel, the way forward for Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor is fraught with challenges. Photo: Sam Tsang
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