WeChat U.S. ban cuts off users link to families in China

Asia Pacific | FOCUS Aug 8, 2020

WeChat U.S. ban cuts off users link to families in China

U.S. President Donald Trump’s ban on transactions using popular Chinese messaging app WeChat will cut ties to families and friends in China, millions of users in the United States fear, as they become the latest casualties in the standoff between the two nations. WeChat, owned ...

Hong Kong academics fear for freedom under new security law

Asia Pacific Jul 15, 2020

Hong Kong academics fear for freedom under new security law

China's new security law has sent a chill through Hong Kong's schools and universities, with many teachers fearful the city's reputation for academic freedom and excellence is now at risk. Just a week after the sweeping legislation was imposed on the territory, staff at some ...