Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam meets the press ahead of her Executive Council meeting on Tuesday. Photo: May Tse Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam meets the press ahead of her Executive Council meeting on Tuesday. Photo: May Tse
Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam meets the press ahead of her Executive Council meeting on Tuesday. Photo: May Tse

Carrie Lam defends value of election process for Hong Kong’s chief executive post as Beijing mulls drastic overhaul of system

  • CY Leung, the city leader’s predecessor, on Monday noted the position could also be filled ‘through consultations’
  • The Post previously reported China’s top legislative body could abolish some of the 1,200 Election Committee seats likely to go to opposition district councillors

Topic |   Hong Kong politics
Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam meets the press ahead of her Executive Council meeting on Tuesday. Photo: May Tse Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam meets the press ahead of her Executive Council meeting on Tuesday. Photo: May Tse
Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam meets the press ahead of her Executive Council meeting on Tuesday. Photo: May Tse
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