China’s New Security Law Erodes Media Freedoms in Hong Kong

In a new period of tighter Chinese government command of Hong Kong, the town is most likely to see the solar set on wide media freedoms.

In contrast to mainland China, the place aside from a number of outliers all media is government-controlled, Hong Kong has experienced a vibrant press. Because the 1997 handover to Chinese command, journalists there have for the most portion been in a position to report and write freely, without panic of intimidation or legal repercussions.

That…

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In Myanmar, Landslide at Jade Mine Kills More Than 160 People

YANGON, Myanmar—At minimum 162 men and women have been found dead immediately after weighty rains induced a landslide at a jade mine in northern Myanmar, the deadliest incident that the mostly unregulated business has observed in yrs. Myanmar is the world’s premier producer of jade, a cherished green gemstone mined […]