Jailed Albert Ho quits June 4 vigil group

Former Democratic Party chairman Albert Ho has issued a statement from prison announcing he is quitting the group which for years organised June 4 vigils and which is now the subject of a national security prosecution. Ho and other leaders of the Hong Kong Alliance in Support of Patriotic Democratic...

Govt issues national security warning to charities

The government says it will start stripping charities of their tax exemption status if they are deemed to have violated the national security law. Treasury Secretary Christopher Hui made the announcement in a blog post on Monday, saying the authorities can't allow national security to be jeopardised. "Promoting public interest...

Government Wakes up to Blockchain & Cryptocurrency

Washington, D.C., Sep 13, 2021 - (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) - In August, the US Senate approved the $1 Trillion Infrastructure Bill, as part of the $3.5 Trillion Budget Bill. Language in this bill suggests that $28 Billion in funding will come from enforcing tax-reporting requirements on cryptocurrency brokers. A...