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

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