Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam. Photo: Yik Yeung Man
Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam. Photo: Yik Yeung Man

Beijing asks Hong Kong leader to ‘take swift action’ against officials caught up in birthday party Covid-19 scandal

  • Observers, government advisers say delay in resolving controversy could deal ‘serious blow to credibility of governance’
  • Mainland China officials are also piling pressure on Hong Kong government to punish Cathay Pacific for triggering emerging fifth wave of infections, according to sources

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam. Photo: Yik Yeung Man
Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam. Photo: Yik Yeung Man
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