May 16, 2022

ESET Research discovers DazzleSpy: macOS malware spying on visitors of Hong Kong pro−democracy news site

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A watering hole attack compromised a Hong Kong pro-democracy radio station news website. The attackers served a Safari exploit that installed cyberespionage malware DazzleSpy on site visitors’ Macs. Targets are likely to be politically active, pro-democracy individuals in Hong Kong. The vulnerability could also have been exploited on iOS, even on devices such as the […]

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SCMP Conversations: Towards an Inclusive & Diverse Workforce in Hong Kong

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From South China Morning Post Speaker update Register before Dec31 for a FREE LEARN ticket SCMP Events is delighted to announce a new segment of our virtual event, SCMP Conversations: Towards an inclusive & diverse workforce in Hong Kong. This event turns the spotlight to speakers representing those who stand to benefit from a proper implementation […]

Reebok x PaperBoy Paris x BEAMS join forces for Club C Legacy refresh

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BOSTON, MASS. / OCTOBER 19, 2021 – Today, Reebok, PaperBoy Paris and BEAMS announce their first collective collaboration to reimagine the Club C Legacy and Club C 85. Reebok teamed up with the Japanese fashion retailer and hybrid restaurant-streetwear label to create a fresh take on the Club C silhouettes, inspired by the “milk boy”— a […]

China’s leaders praise Hong Kong’s Carrie Lam over handling of protest crisis, but remind her she has yet to quell violence

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By Tony Cheung, Natalie Wong and Jeffie Lam From South China Morning Post President Xi Jinping says chief executive has stood firm on principle of ‘one country, two systems’ Premier Li Keqiang earlier says Lam has Beijing’s backing, but warns she must tackle ‘deep-rooted conflicts and problems’ China’s top leaders on Monday assured Hong Kong’s […]

Hong Kong protests: The full story in infographics

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From South China Morning Post Our collection of visual stories sheds light on the events behind the protests gripping Hong Kong. Months of mass demonstrations veering between peaceful rallies and brutal violence has some residents wondering if the city can ever be the same again For more on this story and to download go to: […]

UK says it is ‘shocked and appalled’ after an ex-Hong Kong consulate employee alleged he was chained up and beaten in China in order to spill information on Hong Kong protests

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Reuters From Business Insider British Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab on Wednesday condemned China’s treatment of a former employee of Britain’s Hong Kong consulate, Simon Cheng. Cheng told news outlets that Chinese secret police beat him, deprived him of sleep, and chained him as they pressed him for information on Hong Kong protests.  “We were shocked […]

Hong Kong protests

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Update from SCMP Hardcore mobs upped their violent game when they took over tertiary campuses last week, as bureaucrats came under fire for doing little and the police warned the city was on the brink of total breakdown. In the north, radicals occupying Chinese University took over the Tolo Highway. At Polytechnic University, they have shut down […]

Halloween and Hong Kong’s Hannibal Lecter who bit off an ear

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By Zuraidah Ibrahim From South China Morning Post Halloween celebrations in Hong Kong took a dark turn last week as its entertainment district of Lan Kwai Fong became the site of tense standoffs between police and protesters testing the reviled anti-mask law. The mood was anything but festive as tear gas was fired nearby and pepper spray used […]

Cayman ‘Economic Substance’ crackdown impacting HK Hedge Funds

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By Elizabeth Beattie From Asian Legal Business The Cayman Islands’ new Economic Substance Law, which targets multinational using strategically placed subsidies to lessen taxation, is impacting Hong Kong hedge funds, according to lawyers the legislation, which came into force in this year after concerns were expressed by the European Union, targets large companies that move […]