CDT has recently acquired and verified a collection of propaganda directives issued by central Party authorities to state media at the beginning of this year. These directives were issued on an almost daily basis in early 2020,...
hong kong economy
by Samuel Wade | Jun 25, 2020
Emerging details of Hong Kong’s impending National Security Law have fueled concern over its unprecedented encroachment on the territory’s political and legal autonomy, despite what NYU’s Jerome Cohen describes...
by Josh Rudolph | Jul 28, 2014
Last month, amid growing concern that Beijing may renege on a 2007 promise to allow universal...
by Melissa M. Chan | Dec 4, 2011
Although listings of mainland Chinese companies fell this year in the Hong Kong market, it is expected that as many as 20 companies are planning initial public offerings. Business Week reports: While about 110 companies are...
by Melissa M. Chan | Oct 16, 2011
The recent boom in Hong Kong housing prices led to the discontent and frustration of many families. The government now plans to make thousands of homes available to lower income families by reinstating a revision of a housing...
by Sophie Beach | Dec 17, 2008
A rare bit of positive economic news for China, from the International Herald Tribune, which reports that foreign investment in Hong Kong, and on the mainland, is not slowing despite the financial crisis: Many of the expansions...
by Wu Nan | Oct 7, 2007
While thousands of people in Hong Kong demonstrated for full democracy in the former British colony, Hong Kong and China join hands at a trade meeting in Dubai. From AMEINFO: Under the terms of this agreement, DMCC and HKGMA will design initiatives aimed at promoting the coloured stones and pearl trade through trade forums, exhibitions, […]
CDT in the News
- FT – Chinese censors take aim at former premier Wen Jiabao’s essay
- SCMP – US sharply criticises China in annual human rights review, the Biden administration’s first public assessment of Beijing’s record
- New York Times – How China’s Outrage Machine Kicked Up a Storm Over H&M
- HRW – People in China Left Wondering, ‘What Happened in Xinjiang?’
- The Philadelphia Inquirer – China steps up online controls with new rule for bloggers