The Carrie Lam Conundrum in Hong Kong, with Peace Chiu | The Coconuts Podcast | April 8, 2022

Hong Kong’s divisive leader Carrie Lam made headlines when she announced that she was no longer seeking a second term. We wanted to know what that was all about, so Coconuts Hong Kong’s Peace Chiu hopped on to give us the lowdown on Hong Kong’s political landscape.

We’ve also got Coconuts Bangkok’s Nicky Tanskul (sans croc head) bringing his own fresh energy to the podcast while Andra sips from coconuts away in paradise. Tune in!

Other stories include:

Who killed the Berawa beach dogs? | Police find woman caught red-handed stealing tourist’s necklace near Asoke (Video) | Fined for watching too much porn? Cybersecurity watchdog warns about intricate phishing scam | Indonesian director Joko Anwar to make his Hollywood debut through ‘Fritzchen’ | Jollibee is opening its first Aussie branch in Sydney | 400+ rally against death penalty after Singapore executes prisoner | Junta sentenced 24 Yangon youths to death last month – including two boys

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