China lodges stern representations with UK over HK comments

China has lodged stern representations with the United Kingdom over its foreign secretary’s remarks on Hong Kong. Dominic Raab, on Tuesday, said that China’s crackdown poses a threat to Hong Kong’s prosperity and economy. 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): … Read more China lodges stern representations with UK over HK comments

HK Financial Secretary: National security legislation to help regain political, social stability

The national security legislation will help Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) to sustain law and order, Paul Chan, Financial Secretary of the HKSAR told CGTN’s Zhu Dan, adding that cancelling the city’s special trade status will seriously undermine U.S. economy. 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 … Read more HK Financial Secretary: National security legislation to help regain political, social stability

Implementing Environmental Treaties Through Green Finance Taxonomies

An address to the Ninth Annual Cambridge International Law (CILJ) Conference in April 2020, in Panel 12: Addressing Environmental Risk through International Trade and Investment, by Grégoire Lunven de Chanrond, Ph.D. Candidate in Laws, Chinese University of Hong Kong. The Cambridge International Law Journal 9th Annual Cambridge International Law Conference on the theme of ‘International … Read more Implementing Environmental Treaties Through Green Finance Taxonomies

Is Coronavirus Worse in the Winter?

Will the coronavirus diminish in the summer just to make a comeback when things get colder? For months now, scientists and politicians have chimed in on whether or not the coronavirus would diminish, if not disappear entirely, over summer. As the weather heats up in the Northern Hemisphere, and cools down in the South, what … Read more Is Coronavirus Worse in the Winter?

Carrie Lam: Nobody gains from U.S. revocation of HK’s special status

By promulgating the new law, the Hong Kong Bar Association says the NPC has undermined Hong Kong SAR’s autonomy and has violated Article 18 of the Basic Law in terms of creating laws. Is that the case? In an exclusive interview with CGTN, Carrie Lam, Chief Executive of the Hong Kong SAR, shared her views. … Read more Carrie Lam: Nobody gains from U.S. revocation of HK’s special status

Carrie Lam: Opposition to national security law is unsubstantiated

The specific details of the National Security Legislation for China’s Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) have yet to be fleshed out, but there is already public outcry and international reaction against it. Is opposition to the new law justified or is it an overreaction? In an exclusive interview with CGTN, Carrie Lam, chief executive … Read more Carrie Lam: Opposition to national security law is unsubstantiated

Chief Executive accuses foreign governments of ‘double standards’

Hong Kong’s chief executive has criticized foreign governments over how they evaluate national security, accusing them of “double standards.” Carrie Lam compared their reaction to last year’s unrest in Hong Kong with the ongoing violence in the United States. She also defended the Chinese central government’s move to impose a national security law on the … Read more Chief Executive accuses foreign governments of ‘double standards’

HK security law, not an ornament

As China’s newly passed security bill for Hong Kong draws global attention, CGTN’s Zou Yue argues that national security is not a luxurious ornament, but rather the linchpin of every nation. 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 … Read more HK security law, not an ornament

China reiterates warning against foreign interference

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has said the United States is open to welcoming people from Hong Kong, in response to national security legislation for HK. That’s prompted Beijing to reiterate its warning against other countries’ interference in its domestic affairs. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): … Read more China reiterates warning against foreign interference

Carrie Lam: the West adopts a double-standard

The comparison with America’s protests came up in the chief executive of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) Carrie Lam’s regular press a short while ago. She claims that some foreign governments are adopting a double-standard, for example, in how the U.S. government reacts to the riots there, and how it reacted to similar … Read more Carrie Lam: the West adopts a double-standard

Hong Kong’s special trade status with U.S. in Jeopardy?

As China wrapped up its annual political season last week, the national security legislation is set to be enacted for the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region as a related decision was adopted at the national legislature. However, in Washington, U.S. President Trump announced he is moving to end Hong Kong’s special status. Is Hong Kong’s … Read more Hong Kong’s special trade status with U.S. in Jeopardy?

Hong Kong Leader Blasts U.S. For ‘Double Standards’ on Protests

Hong Kong’s leader blasted the U.S. for “double standards” in the way it handles protests after the Trump administration vocally supported sometimes-violent demonstrations in the Asian financial hub. The U.S., which has passed bipartisan legislation backing Hong Kong’s pro-democracy camp, now finds itself engulfed by widespread unrest of its own, triggered by the death of … Read more Hong Kong Leader Blasts U.S. For ‘Double Standards’ on Protests

Hong Kong’s Lam Decries U.S. ‘Double Standards’ Over Protests

Jun.02 — Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam talks about the controversial new security legislation that China plans to impose on the city. She also blasts the U.S. for “double standards” in the way it handles protests after the Trump administration vocally supported sometimes-violent demonstrations in the Asian financial hub. Lam speaks in a news briefing. … Read more Hong Kong’s Lam Decries U.S. ‘Double Standards’ Over Protests