Tag: Hong Kong

Hong Kong police arrests at least three, including teenagers, on anniversary of 2019 protest

HONG KONG: Hong Kong police arrested at least three protesters on Saturday (Jun 12), the anniversary of protests in 2019 that…

Beijing official says ‘real enemies’ want Hong Kong to be ‘pawn in geopolitics’

HONG KONG: The main representative of the Chinese government in Hong Kong said on Saturday (Jun 12) people trying to…

HK bankers and lawyers win right to apply for access to corporate registry

HONG KONG: Hong Kong bankers and lawyers will be able to search the city’s companies registry under proposed exemptions to…

Hong Kong activist Agnes Chow released on city’s protest anniversary

HONG KONG: Hong Kong activist Agnes Chow was released Saturday (Jun 12) from prison on the second anniversary of the city’s…

China Using Law to Curb Dissent, Political Opposition in Hong Kong: UK

Hong Kong and Chinese officials are engaging in sweeping curbs on dissent and political opposition, a U.K. government report said…

Hong Kong Censors to Screen Movies For ‘National Security’ Breaches — Radio Free Asia

The Hong Kong government announced on Friday that all films, especially documentaries, will soon be vetted for breaches of a draconian national…

Hong Kong to censor films for national security breaches

HONG KONG: Hong Kong censors are to vet all films for national security breaches under expanded powers announced on Friday…

UK report says Hong Kong security law used to ‘drastically curtail freedoms’

HONG KONG: Beijing has broken its legal obligations by undermining Hong Kong’s high degree of autonomy and used a national…

Hong Kong watchdog slams Beijing loyalists over Gay Games criticism

HONG KONG: Hong Kong’s anti-discrimination watchdog slammed two prominent pro-Beijing politicians on Thursday (Jun 10) for recent comments warning that…

Singapore-Hong Kong air travel bubble remains on hold, to be reviewed in July

SINGAPORE: The Singapore-Hong Kong air travel bubble will remain on hold even though the COVID-19 situation in Singapore has improved, the…