Policy Address 2018: Hong Kong announces new family-friendly policies, including rise in maternity leave

Hong Kong’s Chief Executive Carrie Lam proposed a series of women-friendly policies on Wednesday, including more childcare facilities and longer periods of leave for new parents. During her 2018 policy address speech, Lam said she had “an extra responsibility to devote efforts in promoting women’s development” because she is Hong Kong’s first female leader. She […]