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February 25, 2024 to March 2, 2024
Hong Kong’s Jimmy Lai was sympathetic towards frontline ‘valiant’ protesters in 2019, court hears

Hong Kong’s Jimmy Lai was sympathetic towards frontline ‘valiant’ protesters in 2019, court hears Hong Kong Free Press - Mar 1, 2024

  • Hong Kong media mogul Jimmy Lai was sympathetic towards frontline “valiant” protesters in 2019 and instructed his now-closed Apple Daily newspaper to produce coverage that facilitated public und…

Zhou Yongxin: People's livelihood and welfare in the budget 明報 machine translated - Mar 1, 2024

  • The "Budget" just released this year is believed to be the most difficult for Paul Chan since he became Financial Secretary in 2017, because when drafting the Budget, Paul Chan was constrained b…
Junying's two-bedroom 58,210,000 lost more than 30%.

Junying's two-bedroom 58,210,000 lost more than 30%. 明報 machine translated - Feb 28, 2024

  • Before the new "Budget" was issued today, the market had a wait-and-see attitude towards whether the SAR government would "withdraw the spicy", and the transaction of second-hand properties was …
The U.S. consul in Hong Kong lamented the narrowing of Hong Kong's Internet freedom, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs: instigating U.S.-funded companies to withdraw their investment from Hong Kong

The U.S. consul in Hong Kong lamented the narrowing of Hong Kong's Internet freedom, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs: instigating U.S.-funded companies to withdraw their investment from Hong Kong 香港獨立媒體網 machine translated - 18 hours ago

  • 23 pieces of legislation are coming, and U.S. Consul General in Hong Kong, Joshua May, recently accepted an interview with Bloomberg, lamenting that Hong Kong's Internet freedom is getting narro…
Monthly fireworks shows to make 'enchanting moments'

Monthly fireworks shows to make 'enchanting moments' RTHK - Feb 28, 2024

  • The government has earmarked around HK$1.1 billion for tourism bodies to attract visitors to Hong Kong, with monthly pyrotechnic and drone displays, along with a redesigned multimedia show to li…
Bonds issued more than 100 billion yuan, scholars warn of financial risks

Bonds issued more than 100 billion yuan, scholars warn of financial risks 明報 machine translated - Feb 29, 2024

  • According to the government's medium-term budget, the amount of bonds issued in the following three consecutive financial years will be further increased to 135 billion yuan per year, and 95 bil…
At the end of the consultation, the Law Society advocated for a public interest defence, calling for clarification of the definition of state secret in relation to social development.

At the end of the consultation, the Law Society advocated for a public interest defence, calling for clarification of the definition of "state secret" in relation to "social development". 明報 machine translated - Feb 28, 2024

  • The Law Society suggested in its submission yesterday that the practice of Canada's Information Security Act could be referred to the approach of Canada's Information Security Act to introduce a…

Hong Kong anti-tobacco smuggling Operation Tempest gets off to a storming start with HK$62 million in contraband cigarettes seized South China Morning Post - Mar 1, 2024

  • Customs officials catch 538 people with contraband cigarettes in just 10 days of anti-smuggling Operation Tempest.
Budget|Comprehensively withdraw, suspend pressure testing, and rescue the market, the income from land sales in the next year is expected to be only 3301000000000, which is too pessimistic

Budget|Comprehensively withdraw, suspend pressure testing, and rescue the market, the income from land sales in the next year is expected to be only 3301000000000, which is too pessimistic 追新聞 machine translated - Feb 29, 2024

  • Under pressure from real estate developers, the budget delivered on Wednesday (28th) announced that the spicy measures will be fully withdrawn from now on, and the HKMA immediately issued guidel…

Macron said that he would not rule out sending troops to Russia: it is equivalent to NATO declaring war 明報 machine translated - Feb 28, 2024

  • French President Emmanuel Macron said at the "International Conference on Support for Ukraine" held in Paris on Monday (26th) that Western countries will further increase their financial and wea…
Article 23 Legislation|The Association of Journalists submitted an opinion urging the establishment of public interest as a defence, and overseas journalists were worried about wrongful violations of the law

Article 23 Legislation|The Association of Journalists submitted an opinion urging the establishment of public interest as a defence, and overseas journalists were worried about wrongful violations of the law 追新聞 machine translated - Feb 26, 2024

  • Article 23 of the Basic Law of the Hong Kong Government was enacted, and the public consultation period was only one month, which was shorter than when Chief Executive Tung Chee-hwa forcibly int…
Top Chinese official Xia Baolong reassures firms investments will be protected, Hong Kong commerce group says

Top Chinese official Xia Baolong reassures firms investments will be protected, Hong Kong commerce group says Hong Kong Free Press - Feb 27, 2024

  • Beijing’s top official overseeing Hong Kong’s affairs has reassured businesses that investments and assets will be protected, the head of the city’s largest commerce group has said. Betty Yuen, …
Follow-up to the Kinmen incident: whether to apologize during the negotiations, and whether the impact will overflow Jinxia or become the focus|whatsnew

Follow-up to the Kinmen incident: whether to apologize during the negotiations, and whether the impact will overflow Jinxia or become the focus|whatsnew 端傳媒 machine translated - Feb 29, 2024

  • In addition, Kinmen has also attracted attention because of its special local situation. On February 14, 2024, a Chinese mainland speedboat carrying four people broke into the waters of Kinmen, …
Shen Yun Gold Coast ended perfectly, and it was hard to find a ticket to move the elite

Shen Yun Gold Coast ended perfectly, and it was hard to find a ticket to move the elite 大紀元時報 machine translated - Feb 26, 2024

  • On the afternoon of February 25, 2024, Shen Yun New York Arts Troupe's fourth performance in Australia culminated in a sold-out performance at the Gold Coast Arts Centre (HOTA) in Australia. A "…
The 14 people who escaped from the Polytechnic University were convicted of obstructing justice and rioting, and the official was charged with the joint action of the driver and passengers

The 14 people who escaped from the Polytechnic University were convicted of obstructing justice and rioting, and the official was charged with the joint action of the driver and passengers 法庭線 The Witness machine translated - Feb 29, 2024

  • In November 2019, Polytechnic University protesters were surrounded by police, 19 people were accused of helping others escape from Polytechnic University on charges of "intent to pervert the co…
A-share technology stocks did a good job in the Hang Seng Index rose 156 points in midday trading

A-share technology stocks did a good job in the Hang Seng Index rose 156 points in midday trading 明報 machine translated - Feb 28, 2024

  • The market is waiting for the "Budget" and a number of economic data released this week, and the market sentiment is cautious, but the mainland stock market is doing well, and the Shanghai Compo…
Officer: Ma Ka-kin is not credible, and the barrister is guilty of obstruction of justice, accusing the defendant of unusual practice but insufficient evidence, like a violation of the Code of Professional Conduct for Lawyers

Officer: Ma Ka-kin is not credible, and the barrister is guilty of obstruction of justice, accusing the defendant of unusual practice but insufficient evidence, "like a violation of the Code of Professional Conduct for Lawyers" 明報 machine translated - Mar 2, 2024

  • Barrister Cheung Hiu-wai and law firm "Master" Chan Keung-li were charged with conspiracy to pervert justice for lobbying young Ma Ka-kin to plead guilty to drug trafficking. Chen pleaded guilty…

Hong Kong Observatory issues cold weather warning over low of 12 degrees Celsius in next few days South China Morning Post - Feb 29, 2024

  • Chilly conditions expected on Friday and Saturday, forecaster says as it issues cold weather warning.
A suspected sale of cat and dog meat in Mong Kok was seized by the AFCD for testing

A suspected sale of cat and dog meat in Mong Kok was seized by the AFCD for testing 大紀元時報 machine translated - Feb 29, 2024

  • The Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department (AFCD) today (29 February) mounted a joint raid with the Food and Environmental Hygiene Department and the Hong Kong Police Force to seize …
The amputee officer alleged that the female nurse was reckless and the victim's bones were fragile, and the amputee convicted the person of wounding 19 and sentenced her to 3.13

The amputee officer alleged that the female nurse was reckless and the victim's bones were fragile, and the amputee convicted the person of "wounding 19" and sentenced her to 3.13 庭刊 machine translated - Feb 28, 2024

  • An 80-year-old woman with dementia was admitted to Tai Po 1 Nursing Home in 2022, and was suspected of being grabbed by a female caregiver when changing diapers when she grabbed her leg, and the…
Because you are pessimistic|The Hong Kong Dental Association is concerned about extending health care vouchers to the Greater Bay Area, and Lo Chung-mao met with representatives to refute and promote respect for mainland counterparts

Because you are pessimistic|The Hong Kong Dental Association is concerned about extending health care vouchers to the Greater Bay Area, and Lo Chung-mao met with representatives to "refute" and promote respect for mainland counterparts 追新聞 machine translated - Feb 28, 2024

  • The Hong Kong Government has announced that seven medical institutions in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area will be included in the "Elderly Health Care Voucher Pilot Scheme in the …

Nova Closure Travel Supervision Bureau: According to the verification information, no new customers were accepted after the suspension of operation 明報 machine translated - Feb 26, 2024

  • New Star Travel Co., Ltd. has been closed since last Friday (23rd), and there are opinions questioning whether the Travel Authority has been late in announcing the news after receiving a notice …
A 22-year-old man from HKUST fell into a coma and was hospitalized

A 22-year-old man from HKUST fell into a coma and was hospitalized Channel C HK machine translated - Feb 25, 2024

  • A fall occurred at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. Police received a security report at 1:33 a.m. today (25th) that a 22-year-old man surnamed Lau was found lying at the bott…
The case of 47 people|Retained for more than 1,000 days, Hu Zhiwei learned of his mother's death in prison, and attending the funeral must be approved, and the correctional department said that he would not respond to privacy

The case of 47 people|Retained for more than 1,000 days, Hu Zhiwei learned of his mother's death in prison, and attending the funeral must be approved, and the correctional department said that he would not respond to privacy 法庭線 The Witness machine translated - Feb 29, 2024

  • 47 pro-democracy factions were indicted in the case of "conspiracy to subvert state power"1, and each of them reported to the police station and was detained, and the case has lasted for 3 years…
The chairman of the Hong Kong Independence Party pleaded guilty to the crime of conspiracy to incite separatism, and the official criticized the overseas watching the fire from the other side, and was sentenced on April 11

The chairman of the "Hong Kong Independence Party" pleaded guilty to the crime of "conspiracy to incite separatism", and the official criticized the overseas "watching the fire from the other side", and was sentenced on April 11 庭刊 machine translated - Feb 27, 2024

  • A 41-year-old Portuguese man was accused of being the chairman of the Hong Kong Independence Party, and published 42 posts on six online platforms, calling on Britain and the United States to re…
Leighton pleaded guilty to the improper connection of the steel bars of the base plate of the center line of the sand, and the original fine was 410,000, and the prosecution review increased to 1,410,000

Leighton pleaded guilty to the improper connection of the steel bars of the base plate of the center line of the sand, and the original fine was 410,000, and the prosecution review increased to 1,410,000 法庭線 The Witness machine translated - Feb 28, 2024

  • In 2018, problems such as cutting steel bars and altering plans were exposed to problems in the MTR Shatin to Central Link project, which caused repeated delays in the project, and it was not of…
ifc Organized a Forbidden Group Gathering for Brother Lunch Appeal: At best, it is only a response to participation

ifc "Organized a Forbidden Group Gathering" for "Brother Lunch" Appeal: At best, it is only a response to participation 法庭線 The Witness machine translated - Feb 26, 2024

  • Lee Kwok-wing, known to netizens as "Brother Lunch", was accused of organizing a demonstration at the IFC mall in Central in September 2020, violating the "two-person gathering restriction order…

The police will install closed-circuit television throughout Hong Kong, and in the future, it is planned to introduce the functions of detecting license plates and identifying cloth terrorists 香港獨立媒體網 machine translated - Feb 27, 2024

  • The police plan to install 2,000 CCTV units this year, saying that in order to deter street violence and serious crime, they will install 15 sets of cameras in Mong Kok next month to test the te…
【Hong Kong Court】Chen Bo was charged with the offence of displaying banners in country parks without permit for displaying words and phrases on Lion Rock

【Hong Kong Court】"Chen Bo" was charged with the offence of "displaying banners in country parks without permit" for displaying words and phrases on Lion Rock 自由亞洲電台粵語部 machine translated - Feb 28, 2024

  • Chan Kei-qiu, a 70-year-old activist known as "Chen Bo", was arrested in early October last year and released on bail pending further investigation and required to report to the police on the ev…
Agnes Chow released a film for the first time in three years to disclose his experience in prison, saying that he was most afraid of national security visits

Agnes Chow released a film for the first time in three years to disclose his experience in prison, saying that he was most afraid of national security visits 大紀元時報 machine translated - Feb 27, 2024

  • Agnes Chow, a former member of Demosisto, who lives in exile in Canada, uploaded a new film on youtube yesterday (26th) to share his experience in prison. This is the first time she has released…
The unicorn parade that has disappeared for 30 years links the villagers to reappear in Gupu during the Lantern Festival

The unicorn parade that has disappeared for 30 years links the villagers to reappear in Gupu during the Lantern Festival 大紀元時報 machine translated - Feb 25, 2024

  • "I didn't expect that making a new unicorn would be able to ferment so much of a repercussion! Originally, there were less than 5 people living in this village, but almost 200 people came back f…
Zhu Huiying, a former spokesperson for Xianxue Ideology and Politics, was released from prison and was escorted by the police early in the cold world

Zhu Huiying, a former spokesperson for Xianxue Ideology and Politics, was released from prison and was escorted by the police early in the cold world 香港獨立媒體網 machine translated - 13 hours ago

  • Image source: Chen Tongsen on Instagram (independent media report) Former Xianxue ideological and political spokesperson Zhu Huiying was released from prison this morning. Her comrades-in-arms, …
Leung advocated a civil servant disciplinary mechanism for outsourced contractor Yeung Ho Pui-yan said it would be handled according to the contract

Leung advocated a civil servant disciplinary mechanism for outsourced contractor Yeung Ho Pui-yan said it would be handled according to the contract 香港獨立媒體網 machine translated - Feb 26, 2024

  • Last year, the Government took a number of measures to improve and streamline the civil service disciplinary mechanism, including the launch of the Pilot Scheme, which introduced summary discipl…

There are changes in plans|Shein's listing in the United States has been frequently blocked, and there are rumors that there are opportunities to consider moving to a London IPO, Hong Kong and Singapore? BossMind Media machine translated - Feb 27, 2024

  • Following the earlier rumors that the Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC) was reviewing the security of SHEIN's data processing and disclosure of information to the United States, and that …
A mainland man holding a two-way permit was robbed and injured by two Han men through the Sheung Shui Wai Tunnel with 3.6 million yuan in cash and was sent to the hospital

A mainland man holding a two-way permit was robbed and injured by two Han men through the Sheung Shui Wai Tunnel with 3.6 million yuan in cash and was sent to the hospital Channel C HK machine translated - Feb 28, 2024

  • At nearly 12 noon on Wednesday (28th), a man was robbed of 3.6 million yuan in cash by two men in a pedestrian tunnel in Sheung Shui, and was injured and sent to the hospital. The police replied…