Tam Yiu-chung, the city’s only National People’s Congress Standing Committee member, is tipped to stand down from the post on age grounds. Photo:  K. Y. Cheng
Tam Yiu-chung, the city’s only National People’s Congress Standing Committee member, is tipped to stand down from the post on age grounds. Photo: K. Y. Cheng

Veteran Hong Kong politician and National People’s Congress Standing Committee member Tam Yiu-chung to step down, sources say

  • Tam Yiu-chung, 72, the sole Hong Kong NPC Standing Committee member, expected to call it a day on age grounds
  • Sources sceptical on chances of former chief executive Carrie Lam throwing her hat into the ring for the job

Tam Yiu-chung, the city’s only National People’s Congress Standing Committee member, is tipped to stand down from the post on age grounds. Photo:  K. Y. Cheng
Tam Yiu-chung, the city’s only National People’s Congress Standing Committee member, is tipped to stand down from the post on age grounds. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
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