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Tuesday, April 13, 2021
Stronger incentives needed for higher jab rate: CE

Stronger incentives needed for higher jab rate: CE RTHK - 24 hours ago

  • Carrie Lam said on Tuesday that the government may need to come up with "stronger incentives" to persuade Hong Kong people to get Covid-19 vaccines. The chief executive’s comments come despite a…
Election Overhaul Plan Threatens to Sideline Hong Kong’s Opposition

Election Overhaul Plan Threatens to Sideline Hong Kong’s Opposition The New York Times - 15 hours ago

  • The proposal, initiated by the Chinese central government, is intended to make it difficult for democracy advocates to hold office and would criminalize organized protest votes.
Urging people to spoil or cast blank ballots in elections to become a crime in Hong Kong

Urging people to spoil or cast blank ballots in elections to become a crime in Hong Kong Hong Kong Free Press - 17 hours ago

  • People who “openly incite” voters to cast blank or invalid ballots in an election could face legal action, Chief Executive Carrie Lam announced on Tuesday, as the government unveiled more detail…
Joshua Wong, Koo Sze-yiu given new jail terms

Joshua Wong, Koo Sze-yiu given new jail terms RTHK - 17 hours ago

  • Activist Joshua Wong was on Tuesday given another four months in prison after pleading guilty to joining an unauthorised assembly two years ago, and violating the anti-mask law he was protesting…
Scores of losers from 2019 District Council race set to join Hong Kong’s election committee

Scores of losers from 2019 District Council race set to join Hong Kong’s election committee Hong Kong Free Press - 25 hours ago

  • Scores of losing candidates in Hong Kong’s 2019 district council elections are set to replace the winners of those polls on a powerful committee which will choose the city’s future leader and so…

Former Hong Kong lawmakers facing prosecution under national security law hit with fresh charges of contempt of Legislative Council South China Morning Post - 18 hours ago

  • Two former opposition lawmakers currently facing prosecution under Hong Kong’s national security law were slapped with more charges on Tuesday, as prosecutors accused them of contempt of the leg…
Generations that cannot be defined by viewing

Generations that cannot be defined by "viewing" 立場新聞 machine translated - 16 hours ago

  • Yesterday was thinking: If a phrase "hundreds of television sets" appeared ten years ago, 193 or had been accused by a thousand husbands, to publicly apologize; This appears, of course, in respo…

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