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China appoints secretary general of HKSAR committee for safeguarding national security

State Council appointed Eric Chan Kwok-ki as secretary general of Hong Kong committee for safeguarding national security in accordance with newly enacted National Security Law for HK: Xinhua
Source: Global Times | 2020/7/2 12:19:14

Dispelling Western lies about national security law for HK

How the West depicts and interprets the national security law for Hong Kong, which was enacted on Tuesday, fully underscores the bias and double standards of some Western politicians and media on Hong Kong affairs.
Source: Global Times | 2020/7/2 0:53:40

China announces reciprocal restrictions on US media bureaus

China demands that the China-based branches of the Associated Press, United Press International,CBS and NPR declare in written form the information about their staff, finance, operation and real estate in China: Chinese FM
Source: Global Times | 2020/7/1 15:34:53

China opposes 'seriously biased' US statement on human rights

China expressed strong dissatisfaction and firm opposition to a "seriously biased" statement made by the US Permanent Representative to the UN, which made baseless comments on China's human rights situation and interfered in China's internal affairs.
Source: Global Times | 2020/7/1 10:34:59

National security law helps HK walk out of dilemma: Carrie Lam

The national security law for Hong Kong is an opportunity for the city to exit its dilemma, and Hong Kong will cooperate with the national security committee as soon as possible to improve national security mechanisms, Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam said on Wednesday, one day after the law took effect.
Source: Global Times | 2020/7/1 10:21:16

New national security office in HK to target foreign forces

With the passage of the law on safeguarding national security in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR), several new departments and units will be established to handle national security cases. Experts said these arrangements showed the spirit of the "one country, two systems" and the cooperation between the central government and the HKSAR government for better law enforcement.
Source: Global Times | 2020/7/1 3:12:27

Natl security law for HK deters foreign troublemakers 

The highly anticipated national security law for Hong Kong has begun to have a powerful deterrent effect on foreign forces, which have been meddling in Hong Kong affairs, and they would become the prime targets of the law for their interfering in the city and endangering China's national security. The law goes after acts of secession, subversion of state power, terrorist activities, and collusion with foreign or external forces to endanger national security.
Source: Global Times | 2020/7/1 1:36:07

Timeline of National Security Law for Hong Kong

October 31, 2019: Communiqué issued at conclusion of fourth plenary session of the 19th Central Committee of the CPC, which said legal system and law-enforcement mechanism in SARs for safeguarding national security should be established, improved.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/30 22:58:40

HK extremists, secessionists flee, disband groups after security law passed

The deterrent effect of the National Security Law for Hong Kong has begun to show, as three infamous secessionist leaders in Hong Kong - Joshua Wong, Nathan Law and Agnes Chow - announced their withdrawal from anti-government group Demosisto Tuesday morning, hours after China's top legislature reportedly voted to pass the law, experts said.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/30 13:33:22

Xi urges CPC members to have firm ideals, convictions

Xi Jinping, general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee, has encouraged CPC members to build firm ideals and convictions and strive to fulfill the Party's original aspiration and mission.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/6/30 10:36:46

Third volume of "Xi Jinping: The Governance of China" published

The third volume of "Xi Jinping: The Governance of China" has been published by the Foreign Languages Press in both Chinese and English and will be available at home and abroad.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/6/30 10:29:41

China slaps sanctions on US troublemakers ahead of natl security law vote

Ahead of the final voting procedure to enact the national security law for Hong Kong, China announced visa restrictions on US personnel on Monday - a sign that China rejects firmly foreign interference in the Hong Kong issues.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/29 21:23:40

China announces visa restriction countermeasures on US personnel over HK issues

The Chinese government will impose visa restrictions on personnel from the US who have “behaved badly” on Hong Kong-related issues, Foreign Ministry spokesperson Zhao Lijian told a routine press conference on Monday.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/29 17:45:35

China slaps visa restrictions on US over HK issues

China has decided to impose visa restrictions on personnel from the US who have behaved badly on Hong Kong-related issues: Chinese FM spokesperson
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/29 15:36:11

Chinese premier stresses stabilizing foreign trade, investment

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Sunday urged continuous efforts to expand opening-up and stabilize the overall performance of foreign trade and investment.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/6/29 9:45:36

Top legislators to vote on national security law for HK

China's top legislature is expected to be in the final stage of voting to enact the highly expected national security law for Hong Kong, which has already shown its strong deterrent effect, in order to put an end to subversive and riotous acts that have caused an unprecedented recession in Asia's former premier financial hub.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/28 23:13:43

China's top legislature continues reviewing national security law for HK at ongoing standing committee session

The 20th session of the Standing Committee of the 13th National People's Congress, which runs till Tuesday, continues to review National Security Law for HongKong.
Source: Global Times | 2020/6/28 16:56:32

Xi congratulates Taneti Maamau on re-election as Kiribati's president

Chinese President Xi Jinping has sent a congratulatory message to Taneti Maamau on his re-election as Kiribati's president.
Source: Xinhua | 2020/6/28 15:12:11