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Exclusive-HK's Apple Daily to shut within days, says Jimmy Lai adviser

Jun 22 2021

HONG KONG (Reuters) -Hong Kong pro-democracy newspaper Apple Daily will be forced to shut "in a matter of days" after authorities froze the company's assets under a national security law, an adviser to jailed owner Jimmy Lai told Reuters on Monday. | Video

EXCLUSIVE-HK's Apple Daily to shut within days, says Jimmy Lai adviser

Jun 21 2021

* Adviser says impossible to conduct banking in financial hub

Exclusive: HK's Apple Daily to shut within days, says Jimmy Lai adviser

Jun 21 2021

HONG KONG Hong Kong pro-democracy newspaper Apple Daily will be forced to shut "in a matter of days" after authorities froze the company's assets under a national security law, an adviser to jailed owner Jimmy Lai told Reuters on Monday.

EXCLUSIVE-HK's Apple Daily to shut within days, says Jimmy Lai adviser

Jun 21 2021

* Adviser says impossible to conduct banking in financial hub

EXCLUSIVE-Adviser to jailed HK tycoon Jimmy Lai says Apple Daily to shut within days

Jun 20 2021

HONG KONG, June 21 Hong Kong pro-democracy newspaper Apple Daily will be forced to shut "in a matter of days" after authorities froze the company's assets under a sweeping national security law, an adviser to jailed tycoon Jimmy Lai told Reuters on Monday.

Exclusive: China's attacks on 'foreign forces' threaten Hong Kong's global standing - top U.S. envoy

Jun 11 2021

HONG KONG The top U.S. diplomat in Hong Kong said the imposition of a new national security law had created an "atmosphere of coercion" that threatens both the city's freedoms and its standing as an international business hub.

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

Jun 11 2021

HONG KONG Beijing has broken its legal obligations by undermining Hong Kong's high degree of autonomy and used a national security law to "drastically curtail freedoms" in the global financial hub, according to a report by Britain on its former colony. | Video

Exclusive: Hong Kong tells foreign governments to stop accepting special British passport

Mar 25 2021

HONG KONG The Hong Kong government on Thursday confirmed a Reuters report that it had told 14 countries to stop accepting a British travel document that many of its young people use to apply for working holiday visas in Europe, North America and parts of Asia.

EXCLUSIVE-Hong Kong tells foreign governments to stop accepting special British passport

Mar 25 2021

HONG KONG, March 25 The Hong Kong government has told some foreign consulates to stop accepting a British travel document that many of its young people use to apply for working holiday visas in Europe, North America and parts of Asia, diplomats say.

Businesses in Hong Kong want law and order: Commerce Secretary

Jan 11 2021

HONG KONG International businesses in Hong Kong see law and order as key for investing, a city government official said on Monday, in response to concern about the impact of a sweeping national security law on the business environment. | Video

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