Chief Sec Carrie Lam says she will retire next year, ruling out Chief Executive bid

Hong Kong’s second most powerful official Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor has said that she will retire next year, eliminating speculation that she may run for chief executive. In an interview with Singtao Daily published on Thursday, Lam – who is 58 – said she will have worked for the government for 37 years come 2017. “It is time to retire. This […]