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Pro-Beijing Curriculum Targets Hong Kong Schoolchildren for Reeducation

Hong Kong’s controversial National Security Law is making itself further felt, this time in the city’s schools with a drastic revamp to the education that includes instigating a pro-Beijing curriculum that includes the targeting of liberal studies. Included in new measures issued February 4 are an increase in monitoring of teaching staff as well as […]

Hong Kong National Security Law Fallout: HSBC Brought Before UK Parliament for Freezing Assets of Pro-Democracy Account Holders

On June 30, 2020, Hong Kong’s National Security Law was passed, which was opposed by both the UK and U.S. governments and which negated the promised “One Country, Two Systems” balance between Hong Kong and Beijing. The Chinese government said it was necessary to instate it following a year of protests against continued encroachment on […]

Hong Kong Finally Lifts Lockdown Restrictions in Kowloon

The government of Hong Kong has lifted lockdown restrictions that were imposed in the Jordan area of Yau Tsim Mong District in Kowloon. The lockdown was placed after incidents of coronavirus infections came to light. The Jordan area, which is home to roughly 7,000 people, is a densely populated region, which raised further concerns that […]

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