Hong Kong’s embattled public broadcaster still free to criticise government, Lam says, provided (...)

Hong Kong’s embattled public broadcaster still free to criticise government, Lam says, provided it’s ‘objective, fair’

[South China Morning Post] - 05/4/2021

Hong Kong’s leader has said the city’s embattled public broadcaster, home to a recent flurry of staffing and programming changes, can still produce shows critical of her administration – provided it does so in an objective and fair manner.

But Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng (...)


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