Hong Kong leader vows to 'listen humbly' after shock poll result
Hong Kong's unpopular leader Carrie Lam said on Monday her government would "listen humbly" to the public after voters dealt a humiliating election setback to the Beijing-backed establishment she heads.
Xi voices 'high degree of trust' in Hong Kong leader over unrest
Chinese President Xi Jinping has expressed a "high degree of trust" in Hong Kong's unpopular leader Carrie Lam as the two met after months of increasingly violent protests in the semi-autonomous city.
Hong Kong says no plan to use emergency powers for other laws
Hong Kong’s embattled leader Carrie Lam on Tuesday said the government had no plans at present to use colonial-era emergency powers to introduce more new laws.
Hong Kong leader tells US not to 'interfere' after fresh protests
Hong Kong's embattled leader warned the United States on Tuesday not to "interfere" with her government's response to the city's pro-democracy movement after fresh protests called on Washington to ramp up pressure on Beijing.
Hong Kong leader calls for dialogue after protesters reject concession
Hong Kong's leader on Thursday urged pro-democracy protesters to end their demonstrations after her surprise decision to bow to one of their key demands was condemned as too little, too late.
Hong Kong leader to withdraw loathed extradition bill
Hong Kong's embattled pro-Beijing leader is planning to permanently shelve a loathed extradition bill on Wednesday, local media reported, a potentially major concession to pro-democracy protesters after three months of crippling demonstrations.
Beijing says it 'firmly' supports Hong Kong leader
Beijing on Tuesday threw its backing behind Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam after an audio recording emerged of her saying she wanted to quit over three months of unrest in the semi-autonomous city.
Hong Kong leader insists she will stay on
Hong Kong's embattled leader insisted Tuesday she had no intention of stepping down after an audio recording emerged of her saying she wanted to quit over three months of unrest in the southern Chinese city.