A Hongkonger tunes into Carrie Lam’s policy address on Wednesday, which promised to tackle residents’ housing grievances. Photo: Sam Tsang

Hong Kong policy address key takeaways: Leader Carrie Lam homes in on housing ‘grievances’ and unveils cash sweeteners in bid to rescue city from brink

  • Forced to abandon her speech to Legco, chief executive reveals schemes to tap into Hongkongers’ home ownership aspirations in video address
  • The 200 initiatives, which include more subsidies for students and low-income households, will help city return to normal, Lam says.
Topic |   Carrie Lam policy address 2019

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A Hongkonger tunes into Carrie Lam’s policy address on Wednesday, which promised to tackle residents’ housing grievances. Photo: Sam Tsang
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Carrie Lam lashes out against foreign politicians’ ‘biased’ assessments of Hong Kong’s protests. Photo: Winson Wong

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam condemns US senator Josh Hawley for ‘totally irresponsible’ police state comment

  • The Republican politician made the comments during city visit to witness anti-government demonstrations
  • Lam delivers broadside against overseas politicians who ‘ignore the facts’ about city's situation
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Carrie Lam lashes out against foreign politicians’ ‘biased’ assessments of Hong Kong’s protests. Photo: Winson Wong
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