The Big Buddha statue at Lantau Island. Photo: Martin Chan
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam to usher in 2022 in ceremony on Lantau Island
  • Chief executive and Abbot Sik Jin-yin of Po Lin Monastery will ring the bell next to the Big Buddha, with top officials of Beijing’s liaison office in the city in attendance
  • Low-key event contrasts with other high-profile countdown activities such as the tourism board’s concert and drone show at Central Harbourfront
30 Dec 2021 - 7:06PM