The future of Hong Kong
31 March 2019 | 9:21 am
Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam speaks with Bloomberg Live's Mallika Kapur at the Bloomberg Invest Asia summit in Hong Kong.
3 Apr 2019
Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam discusses the trade negotiations between the U.S. and China, how the negotiations have impacted Hong Kong, Hong Kong’s trading status with the U.S., property prices, the housing market, Hong Kong’s autonomy and her outlook for the Greater Bay area.
18 Aug 2019
Hong Kong's embattled leader foresees a lengthy recovery process for the Asian financial hub following weeks of protests. Carrie Lam spoke after operations at the territory's airport had partially resumed.
29 Sep 2019
Carrie Lam has spoken with members of the Hong Kong public in a special dialogue session to resolve the city's political unrest. The meeting comes after 17 straight weeks of sometimes violent anti-government protests.
27 Oct 2019
Hong Kong's leadership has tried to win back public trust to calm protests. But with the demands of the pro-democracy movement, and with the chief executive sticking to the status quo, a breakthrough remains unlikely.
16 Dec 2019
Hong Kong's chief executive arrived in Beijing, her first visit since the dramatic defeat of the pro-establishment bloc in recent local elections. Speculation is growing that Lam will be asked to step down.
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