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

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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