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Hong Kong's New Pro-Democracy Party to Fight For 'Self-Determination' - Radio Free Asia

Nathan Law and Joshua Wong are among those at the launch of Hong Kong's new political party Demosisto, April 10, 2016. RFA/Wong Si-lam. While a group of student activists, who rose to prominence during Hong Kong's 2014 pro-democracy movement in ...

Independent Hong Kong committee to handle complaints against health firms, as well as private hospitals - South China Morning Post

An independent committee to oversee private hospital complaints is also set to cover health firms as part of a drive to improve regulation of the private sector. This emerged after a three-month public consultation on revamping the regulatory framework ...

Hong Kong transport and housing chief and six legislators to appear as witnesses in lawmaker's assault trial - South China Morning Post

Secretary for Transport and Housing Anthony Cheung Bing-leung and six lawmakers will be summoned as witnesses in radical lawmaker Raymond Wong Yuk-man's trial for alleged assault on Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying in July 2014. The trial was ...

They're young, vocal and very, very determined ... but how do Hong Kong's newest political parties differ? - South China Morning Post

Two new groups that share a firm belief in self-determination for Hong Kong will be running head-to-head in the Legislative Council elections in September because of differences over protest tactics. While Demosisto and Youngspiration agree that ...

Hong Kong Activist Joshua Wong Launches New Political Party - TIME

Joshua Wong, the Hong Kong student activist who emerged as a figurehead of the city's pro-democracy protest movement in 2014, has launched a new political party to demand further political reforms to counterbalance mainland Chinese rule. The party ...

More Hong Kong people receive cold calls, but many hang up without listening to the message, according to survey - South China Morning Post

The number of people who receive cold calls is on the rise, but more are now hanging up before they hear the message, according to a survey conducted by a consultant commissioned by the government. The survey conducted last year covered 1,004 Hong ...

Hong Kong teenage protest leader Joshua Wong launches pro-independence political party - The Independent

The young face of the 'Umbrella Movement' which drew the world's attention to Hong Kong in 2014 has founded a political party. At just 19 years old, Joshua Wong is too young to stand as a candidate, but is now general secretary of the new Demosisto party.