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Founding Hong Kong Democratic Party member quits for position in Carrie Lam’s cabinet

S.China Morning Post Tuesday, 20 June 2017 ()
Hong Kong Democratic Party founding member and social policy professor Dr Law Chi-kwong, who has been tipped to be the next secretary for labour and welfare in the next administration, filed an application to quit the party that was endorsed on Tuesday. The announcement came a day before an expected announcement of the future cabinet team by the next chief executive, Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, that Law would be appointed the Secretary for Labour and Welfare. Why Carrie Lam needs to prove...
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