Carrie Lam: what we know about Hong Kong’s chief executive-elect

She may be Hong Kong’s first female leader, but the election of pro-establishment, Beijing-backed Carrie Lam spells more of the same for those fighting for greater democracy and autonomy in the region. Lam was pronounced chief executive-elect on Sunday, after gaining 777 votes out of a possible 1,194 – more than double that of her … Continue reading Carrie Lam: what we know about Hong Kong’s chief executive-elect