Chief Executive Carrie Lam has rolled out a scheme to tackle youth unemployment. Photo: K. Y. Cheng Chief Executive Carrie Lam has rolled out a scheme to tackle youth unemployment. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Chief Executive Carrie Lam has rolled out a scheme to tackle youth unemployment. Photo: K. Y. Cheng

Carrie Lam policy address 2020

Hong Kong leader’s HK$500 million youth unemployment plan raises doubts, as some accuse Carrie Lam of ‘knowing nothing about city’s young people’

  • Plan to encourage new graduates to work in mainland China seen by analysts as attempt to boost city’s economy
  • Under scheme the government would partially fund 2,000 positions in firms that operate both in the Greater Bay Area and in Hong Kong

Topic |   Carrie Lam policy address 2020
Chief Executive Carrie Lam has rolled out a scheme to tackle youth unemployment. Photo: K. Y. Cheng Chief Executive Carrie Lam has rolled out a scheme to tackle youth unemployment. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
Chief Executive Carrie Lam has rolled out a scheme to tackle youth unemployment. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
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