Carrie Lam enters the Legislative Council chamber on Thursday to take questions on the previous day’s policy address. Photo: May Tse

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam bombarded by heckling lawmakers in another chaotic policy address session at Legislative Council

  • At least 10 rowdy politicians thrown out of legislature’s chamber in heavily disrupted sitting
  • Just three lawmakers able to quiz Lam on policies announced on Wednesday, with leader repeatedly shouted down
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Carrie Lam enters the Legislative Council chamber on Thursday to take questions on the previous day’s policy address. Photo: May Tse
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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

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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