Chief Executive Carrie Lam meets the press before her Executive Council meeting on Tuesday. Photo: Robert Ng
Chief Executive Carrie Lam meets the press before her Executive Council meeting on Tuesday. Photo: Robert Ng
Education

Hong Kong exam chiefs admit they would have to scrap controversial history-exam question if ordered to by city’s leader Carrie Lam

  • Lam says independent exam authority made mistake and hints at using powers of her office to step into row over test
  • She dismisses accusations of political interference and says government has important role to play as gatekeeper of education

Chief Executive Carrie Lam meets the press before her Executive Council meeting on Tuesday. Photo: Robert Ng
Chief Executive Carrie Lam meets the press before her Executive Council meeting on Tuesday. Photo: Robert Ng
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