The Hong Kong Chief Executive election of 2017 is just under two months away. Ming Pao and Sing-Tao Daily have… Read more Beijing Backs Carrie Lam
Chinese billionaire Xiao Jianhua was seized by mainland police in his apartment at the Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong last Friday. His… Read more Mainland Agents Act Outside Jurisdiction
A statement released by a Chinese military official on the People’s Liberation Army website heavily suggests a culmination of escalating tensions… Read more On U.S.-China Tensions: What Do They Mean for Hong Kong?
A Beijing-based liberal think tank, Unirule Institute of Economics（天則經濟研究所）has been shut down by Chinese government censors. The organization frequently challenged China’s economic… Read more Think Tank Crackdown
Yang Jisheng, the Chinese journalist and author, has released an account of Mao’s Cultural Revolution entitled The World Turned Upside Down. The… Read more Banned Books
The United States Central Intelligence Agency has recently released millions of documents online, featuring memos, analyses, and research dated from the 1970s to… Read more CIA Docs Reveal Fears over Press Freedom in HK
As current Chief Executive CY Leung reaches the end of his five-year term, he has announced a HK$125 million dollar… Read more Government Education Grant: “Brainwashing” in Schools?
Jack Ma, the billionaire founder and chairman of Alibaba, met with U.S. President-elect Donald Trump to offer 1 million jobs in… Read more When Billionaires Collide
The South China Morning Post reported that Chinese cybersecurity chiefs have (unsurprisingly) pledged “absolute loyalty” to PRC President and leader of the… Read more Censorship and Cybersecurity in China