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Carrie Lam: Chief Executive of Hong Kong
Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, GBM, GBS is a Hong Kong politician serving as the fourth and current Chief Executive of Hong Kong since 2017. She served as the Secretary for Development from 2007 to 2012 and Chief Secretary for Administration from 2012 to 2017.

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Social media firms worried about China's Hong Kong security law [Video]

Social media firms worried about China's Hong Kong security law

Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam called the law 'mild' compared with those in other countries, but tech giants and social media companies are not convinced.

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Hong Kong security law is not "doom and gloom" [Video]

Hong Kong security law is not "doom and gloom"

Hong Kong's national security law imposed by Beijing last week was not "doom and gloom" for the city, its leader Carrie Lam said on Tuesday (July 7), adding it was untrue to say she was not privy to..

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Hong Kong marks handover anniversary under shadow of security law [Video]

Hong Kong marks handover anniversary under shadow of security law

City's riot police makes arrests as territory's Chief Executive Carrie Lam says new legislation is 'lawful, reasonable'.

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Carrie Lam defends new China security law [Video]

Carrie Lam defends new China security law

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam has defended China's approval of a contentious national security law that will allow authorities to crack down on subversive and secessionist activity in Hong Kong, during a..

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China approves controversial Hong Kong security law [Video]

China approves controversial Hong Kong security law

China has approved a controversial new security law for Hong Kong, which many Hongkongers claim will erode the territory's autonomy. Hong Kong's chief executive Carrie Lam refused to discuss the law..

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Hong Kong chief calls opponents "enemy of the people" [Video]

Hong Kong chief calls opponents "enemy of the people"

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam on Tuesday urged opponents of Beijing's plan to impose national security legislation in the financial hub to stop "smearing" the effort, saying those who did were "the enemy..

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How China is using the US protests to get its way in Hong Kong [Video]

How China is using the US protests to get its way in Hong Kong

China is using the US protests over the death of George Floyd to help central authorities tighten their grip over the semi-autonomous territory of Hong Kong. Chinese state-owned media outlets have..

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Hong Kong leader calls out U.S. 'double standard' [Video]

Hong Kong leader calls out U.S. 'double standard'

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam accused foreign governments on Tuesday of "double standards" in their reaction to Beijing's plans to impose national security laws on the city, pointing to anti-police..

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Hong Kong security laws: UN security council voices concern at China [Video]

Hong Kong security laws: UN security council voices concern at China

Territory warns US not to interfere over China's national security legislation, as Carrie Lam tries to rally residents.

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Hong Kong leader aims to quell fears over new law [Video]

Hong Kong leader aims to quell fears over new law

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam on Tuesday tried to dispel fears about China's move to impose national security legislation on the semi-autonomous territory.

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Hong Kong could host mainland intelligence bases [Video]

Hong Kong could host mainland intelligence bases

A Chinese proposal to impose national security laws on Hong Kong could see mainland intelligence agencies set up bases there, raising fears of direct law enforcement and what U.S. Secretary of State..

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Hong Kong leader rejects calls for probe into police crackdown [Video]

Hong Kong leader rejects calls for probe into police crackdown

Carrie Lam has rejected protesters' demands for an independent investigation into police conduct during last year's demonstrations.

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Police fire pepper spray at Hong Kong protesters [Video]

Police fire pepper spray at Hong Kong protesters

Hundreds of protesters gathered in shopping malls across Hong Kong on Wednesday, flouting social distancing rules to mock unpopular Chief Executive Carrie Lam on her birthday. Emer McCarthy reports.

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Hong Kong leader says will 'vigorously implement' security law

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Hong Kong Leader Says She Still Hasn’t Seen Draft Text of Security Law

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Hong Kong’s leader acknowledged that she still hasn’t seen a full draft of China’s pending national security legislation, even though the measure could be handed down in a matter of days...
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Hong Kong leader says opponents of security law are "enemy of the people"

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Hong Kong government considers further relaxation of coronavirus restrictions

Hong Kong is moving towards a further relaxation of social gathering restrictions related to the coronavirus, Chief Executive Carrie Lam said before a cabinet meeting on Tuesday.
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Hong Kong cannot afford more protest 'chaos', says leader

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam warned on Tuesday that the Chinese-ruled city cannot afford further "chaos" as activists marked a year of pro-democracy rallies with lunchtime protests in several shopping..
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Hong Kong cannot bear further chaos, Lam warns

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Hong Kong — Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam warned on Tuesday the city could not afford “further chaos” as it marks the first anniversary of the start of rolling mass pro-democracy protests. More..
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Hong Kong leader warns protesters that city cannot afford more 'chaos'

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam warned on Tuesday the city could not afford further "chaos" as activists marked a year of sustained pro-democracy rallies with lunchtime protests in several shopping malls.
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Hong Kong leader says Beijing will not back down on new security law

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Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Wednesday the central government will not back down on plans for national security legislation for the financial hub, even as Britain stepped up criticism of the..
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Hong Kong Leader Accuses US of 'Double Standard' Over Protests

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Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam said the violent protests across the United States are an example of foreign governments applying a “double standard” when it comes to China’s approach to..
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Hong Kong leader calls out 'double standards' on national security, points to U.S.

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam accused foreign governments on Tuesday of "double standards" in their reaction to Beijing's plans to impose national security laws on the city, pointing to anti-police..
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Hong Kong leader says security law will not hurt freedom amid global alarm

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Tuesday Beijing's proposed national security law for the city, which has raised alarm in the global financial centre and abroad, would not trample on its cherished..
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Carrie Lam says security laws will not affect Hong Kong's rights and freedoms

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Hong Kong security law: Carrie Lam dismisses concerns over rights

Carrie Lam says a security law planned by China is a "responsible" move which won't infringe on rights.
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Hong Kong leader says national security legislation to improve business confidence: Xinhua

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said late on Friday the Chinese proposal to impose national security laws on Hong Kong will improve business confidence in the city and will not damage the interests of..
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Hong Kong leader expects pro-democracy protests to continue

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Friday she did not expect pro-democracy protests that have been taking place since June last year to end, even as the central government in Beijing announced plans..
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Hong Kong government will accept police watchdog recommendations, says Lam

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Friday her government will accept the recommendations made by the police watchdog in its review of the force's handling of often violent pro-democracy protests since..
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Ignoring social distancing, protesters mock Hong Kong leader Lam on her birthday

Hundreds of protesters gathered in shopping malls across Hong Kong on Wednesday, flouting coronavirus-related social distancing rules to mock unpopular Chief Executive Carrie Lam on her birthday.
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Prioritise law against national anthem abuse, Hong Kong leader tells legislators

prioritise law against national anthem abuse, hong kong leader tells legislators
A controversial bill to criminalise abuse of the Chinese national anthem in Hong Kong should be lawmakers’ top priority when clearing the city’s legislative backlog, the chief executive has said...
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Hong Kong civil servants to return to work as lockdown eases

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Tuesday most civil servants will gradually return to work from May 4, although the government had not yet decided whether to ease travel and social distancing..
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Hong Kong leader says reshuffle aimed at economic recovery after coronavirus

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said on Wednesday the replacement of several ministers was aimed at reviving the coronavirus-hit economy and was unrelated to recent remarks by institutions in mainladn..
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Hong Kong extends restrictions to preserve success of coronavirus efforts

Hong Kong's government will extend restrictions aimed at tackling the coronavirus for another 14 days to preserve the city's success in keeping the number of cases down, Chief Executive Carrie Lam said..
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Hong Kong to extend coronavirus-related restrictions by 14 days

Hong Kong's government will extend social restrictions aimed at tackling the coronavirus for another 14 days, the Chine-ruled city's leader Carrie Lam said on Tuesday.
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Hong Kong bans public gatherings of more than four people

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam banned public gatherings of more than four people on Friday, hours after the Asian financial hub reported 65 new cases of coronavirus infections, its biggest daily increase..
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Hong Kong to quarantine all people entering the city from Thursday

Hong Kong will quarantine for 14 days all people entering the Chinese-ruled city starting midnight on Thursday to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, the Asian financial hub's leader Carrie Lam said..
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Hong Kong to bring back 533 stranded citizens from Wuhan

Hong Kong has hired four charter flights to bring back 533 citizens from around the central mainland China city of Wuhan, where the new coronavirus originated, Chief Executive Carrie Lam said on..
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Hong Kong leader increases funds to tackle coronavirus

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam on Tuesday increased a relief fund to tackle the impact of the coronavirus outbreak as she urged residents to accept the government's quarantine plans for returning..
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