Chief Executive Carrie Lam speaks to the press about the postponement of her annual policy address on Monday. Photo: Felix Wong Chief Executive Carrie Lam speaks to the press about the postponement of her annual policy address on Monday. Photo: Felix Wong
Chief Executive Carrie Lam speaks to the press about the postponement of her annual policy address on Monday. Photo: Felix Wong

Seeking input or selling out? Hong Kong observers divided over Carrie Lam’s decision to delay policy address, but planning is likely to suffer

  • Move represents first time in city history a policy address has been postponed in such a fashion
  • Whatever the significance, some familiar with policymaking say the delay will inevitably have an effect on government planning

Topic |   Carrie Lam policy address 2020
Chief Executive Carrie Lam speaks to the press about the postponement of her annual policy address on Monday. Photo: Felix Wong Chief Executive Carrie Lam speaks to the press about the postponement of her annual policy address on Monday. Photo: Felix Wong
Chief Executive Carrie Lam speaks to the press about the postponement of her annual policy address on Monday. Photo: Felix Wong
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