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· April, 2017

Stories about Hong Kong (China) from April, 2017

27 April 2017

Taiwan Tops Asia While Hong Kong Falls Four Places in Freedom of Press Index

Advox

"A majority [of media workers in Hong Kong] have expressed an increasing pressure which results in deliberate self-censorship."

26 April 2017

Some Hong Kongers Insist on Blaming the Woman, Not the Man, in Viral Fist Fight Over Going Dutch

Hours after the story broke, the restaurant owner clarified that the fight began because the woman wanted to split the bill, but the man did not.

20 April 2017

Surveillance, Privacy and the Right to Know: A Delicate Imbalance in Hong Kong

Advox

Hong Kong has strong legal protections against telephone surveillance, but scant protections for Internet-based communication.

16 April 2017

Kids Envision Hong Kong's Future: Underwater Housing, Pollution, Space Journey and Integrity

The theme of the poster competition was “When I’m 20.”

10 April 2017

Satirical News Show ‘China Uncensored’ Censored by Apple in Hong Kong and Taiwan

"There is no point in disputing your app store decision with respect to mainland China…but Hong Kong and Taiwan [...] operate under independent legal systems."