Hong Kong Activist Joshua Wong Arrives at Court to Contest Election Disqualification

Pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong arrives at Hong Kong’s High Court to contest his disqualification from district elections last year. “It’s time to let the world to know that how Beijing rule by the hardline crackdown instead of rule by law,” said Wong. Hong Kong authorities also drew new red lines on the limits of dissent … Read more Hong Kong Activist Joshua Wong Arrives at Court to Contest Election Disqualification

Former chairman of Hong Kong Hospital Authority speaks up

Hong Kong reported 85 new coronavirus cases on Wednesday, including three that were locally transmitted, as authorities battle to control a third wave of the coronavirus, which has seen a resurgence in infections over the past month. Since late January, around 3,700 people have been infected in Hong Kong, 43 of whom have died. Wednesday’s … Read more Former chairman of Hong Kong Hospital Authority speaks up

Interview with HK, Shenzhen Qianhai Authority’s principal liaison officer

Witman Hung Wai-man, the principal liaison officer for Hong Kong, Shenzhen Qianhai Authority, says most people in Hong Kong welcome the medical assistance by the central government. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play (Android): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv Follow us on: Website: https://www.cgtn.com/ Facebook: … Read more Interview with HK, Shenzhen Qianhai Authority’s principal liaison officer

Chinese FM: Gross interference hurts ‘One Country, Two Systems’ policy

The affairs of China’s Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) are China’s internal affairs and gross interference in Hong Kong affairs can only undermine the sound implementation of the policy of “One Country, Two Systems,” Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi said in an exclusive interview with Xinhua News Agency on Wednesday. Subscribe … Read more Chinese FM: Gross interference hurts ‘One Country, Two Systems’ policy

Is CHINA more ISOLATED due to CORONAVIRUS? – VisualPolitik EN

The coronavirus has taught us one thing: we depend a lot on China. Over the past few decades, China has become the world’s factory. It doesn’t matter that Chinese salaries have grown markedly: China continues to offer many advantages for manufacturing: a network of quality suppliers, infrastructure, and skilled labor. The problem with this dependence … Read more Is CHINA more ISOLATED due to CORONAVIRUS? – VisualPolitik EN

Does Trump’s move on TikTok stands up from a legal standpoint?

Wang Jiangyu, a legal expert from the City University of Hong Kong, shared his thoughts with CGTN about whether the U.S. government can legally ask for a cut from the sale of #TikTok. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play (Android): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv … Read more Does Trump’s move on TikTok stands up from a legal standpoint?

Hong Kong: What next for the city’s activists? – BBC Newsnight

A month after Beijing imposed a new security law on Hong Kong, many of the city’s fearful young protesters are taking huge risks to escape. Subscribe to our channel here: https://goo.gl/31Q53F Police in Hong Kong are seeking the arrest of six pro-democracy activists living in exile in Western countries. Including the UK. The group reportedly … Read more Hong Kong: What next for the city’s activists? – BBC Newsnight

China suspends extradition agreement with New Zealand

China is suspending an extradition agreement between the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) and New Zealand, the country’s Foreign Ministry spokesperson Wang Wenbin announced during a regular press conference on Monday. This comes a week after New Zealand suspended the agreement. Last week, China halted extradition treaties with the UK, Canada and Australia in … Read more China suspends extradition agreement with New Zealand

Hong Kong residents share sentiments on COVID-19 outbreak

The recent triple-digit surge in COVID-19 cases in China’s Hong Kong Special Administrative Region has brought life in the Asian financial hub to a screeching halt. CGTN speaks to Hong Kong residents to find out how they feel about the current COVID-19 situation in the city and the government’s anti-epidemic measures and what else they … Read more Hong Kong residents share sentiments on COVID-19 outbreak

Hong Kong reports 80 new cases, breaking 12-day streak of more than 100 daily infections

The Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) has reported 80 new cases in the past 24 hours, a health official said on Monday. The number has gone below 100 for the first time in 12 days. On Sunday, seven health experts from the Chinese mainland arrived in the city. They are the first batch of … Read more Hong Kong reports 80 new cases, breaking 12-day streak of more than 100 daily infections

HK driver thanks central government for sending medical staff to help

“Life has never been so harsh on us,” said Tso Tag-ming, a Hong Kong taxi driver, adding that taxi drivers’ average income has dropped by more than 70 percent from before the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic. He thanked the central government for sending medical staff to help cope with the pandemic in Hong Kong. … Read more HK driver thanks central government for sending medical staff to help

Inside Shenzhen, China’s Silicon Valley

Shenzhen is now home to more than 11 million people and some of China’s most recognizable technology names, including Huawei, Tencent and dronemaker DJI. From ventilators for Covid-19 patients to 5G connectivity, Bloomberg’s Allen Wan takes us around Shenzhen, dubbed China’s Silicon Valley. The former fishing village bordering Hong Kong has the strongest claim to … Read more Inside Shenzhen, China’s Silicon Valley