Carrie Lam (centre) and Fernando Chui (second right) were at the meeting, the first time that the chief executives of Hong Kong and Macau were in a working group chaired by a top Beijing leader directly reporting to the State Council. Photo: Handout
Carrie Lam (centre) and Fernando Chui (second right) were at the meeting, the first time that the chief executives of Hong Kong and Macau were in a working group chaired by a top Beijing leader directly reporting to the State Council. Photo: Handout
Carrie Lam

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam unveils Beijing-backed boost for city’s innovation and technology sector

After unprecedented meeting attended by Vice-Premier Han Zheng, leader announces setting-up of central government-funded laboratories in city’s science park

Carrie Lam (centre) and Fernando Chui (second right) were at the meeting, the first time that the chief executives of Hong Kong and Macau were in a working group chaired by a top Beijing leader directly reporting to the State Council. Photo: Handout
Carrie Lam (centre) and Fernando Chui (second right) were at the meeting, the first time that the chief executives of Hong Kong and Macau were in a working group chaired by a top Beijing leader directly reporting to the State Council. Photo: Handout
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