Hong Kong must sort out housing, chief Carrie Lam says


HONG KONG, Oct 6 (Reuters) – Hong Kong goals to focus on its persistent housing drawback, the monetary hub’s chief, Carrie Lam, stated on Wednesday, as property costs on the earth’s costliest metropolis hover close to file highs.


Her feedback got here in the beginning of an annual coverage deal with anticipated to concentrate on housing and livelihood issues.

Reporting by Twinnie Siu, Clare Jim and Donny Kwok; Editing by Anne Marie Roantree and Clarence Fernandez

Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam is seen on a tv screen as she delivers her annual policy address at the Legislative Council in Hong Kong, China October 6, 2021. REUTERS/Lam Yik