Carrie Lam meets President Xi Jinping in Beijing on Wednesday. Photo: Pool
Carrie Lam meets President Xi Jinping in Beijing on Wednesday. Photo: Pool

Chinese President Xi Jinping praises Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam for election, Covid-19 work, but she comes away empty-handed on border reopening

  • Xi says Beijing’s electoral overhaul has enabled Hongkongers to exercise their democratic rights
  • President ‘fully acknowledges’ Chief Executive Carrie Lam’s leadership in containing coronavirus pandemic and restoring social stability through national security law

Topic |   Hong Kong politics
Carrie Lam meets President Xi Jinping in Beijing on Wednesday. Photo: Pool
Carrie Lam meets President Xi Jinping in Beijing on Wednesday. Photo: Pool
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