(From left) John Lee, Carrie Lam and Paul Chan hold a briefing on anti-pandemic policies earlier this week. Photo: Pool
(From left) John Lee, Carrie Lam and Paul Chan hold a briefing on anti-pandemic policies earlier this week. Photo: Pool

Guessing game on potential Hong Kong chief executive candidates goes into overdrive with ministers’ names touted

  • With about 10 days to the start of the nomination period, speculation on likely contenders for May 8 election has grown this week
  • City’s No 2 John Lee, finance chief Paul Chan the latest names floated in political circles; ex-leader CY Leung and Regina Ip also mentioned as potential candidates

(From left) John Lee, Carrie Lam and Paul Chan hold a briefing on anti-pandemic policies earlier this week. Photo: Pool
(From left) John Lee, Carrie Lam and Paul Chan hold a briefing on anti-pandemic policies earlier this week. Photo: Pool
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