Hong Kong media - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Hong Kong media


Another Hong Kong bookseller goes missing, says wife

Jan 01, 2016 - 8:51 PM

It is the latest incident to fuel growing unease in Hong Kong at the erosion of freedoms in the semi autonomous Chinese city

MEDIA THREATS. There are fears freedom of the press and publication is under threat in Hong Kong. File photo by Anthony Wallace/AFP

Hong Kong media 'manipulated' by officials: report

Jan 26, 2015 - 8:53 PM

It is the second report this month to flag up concerns over media censorship and manipulation in a city which prides itself on freedom of expression

FOR DEMOCRACY. Mong Kok in Hong Kong has seen clashes between police and protesters in the past few months. File Photo by Alex Hofford/EPA

PH bans some foreign journalists over APEC Bali incident

Nov 22, 2014 - 3:06 PM

The journalists are blacklisted on the recommendation of the intelligence services over acts committed against the President during a summit in Bali Indonesia

APEC INCIDENT. A Hong Kong journalist was expelled from the APEC summit in Bali, Indonesia for shouting at Philippine President Benigno Aquino III. In this file photo, Aquino arrives in Bali, Indonesia October 6, 2013. Photo courtesy Malacañang Photo Bureau

HK journalists kicked out of APEC for shouting at Aquino

Oct 07, 2013 - 10:50 AM

The Hong Kong Journalists Association says the move is an outright infringement of press freedom that is totally unacceptable

ARRIVAL IN BALI. Philippine President Benigno Aquino III arrives in Bali, Indonesia for the APEC Summit, October 6, 2013. Photo courtesy Malacañang Photo Bureau

Hong Kong journalists publish press freedom petition

Jan 28, 2013 - 2:36 PM

Hong Kong journalists ran a petition in newspapers on Monday January 28 urging the city s Beijing backed leader to withdraw a proposed law which they said would infringe press freedom