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The Business Registration Ordinance contains strict guidelines in Section 4 that guarantee secrecy, and this is often cited as a reason why certain information cannot be given to the public....

Google has created an interactive transparency report showing information on requests made to the company by copyright holders and governments.  According to the report, from July 2009 to December, 2012, Google received two requests from the Hong Kong government to remove a total of 374 items from YouTube.  The...

There are two types of requests: those for information about users, referred to as user data requests and those asking that content be removed from the Internet, known as content removal requests....

Over a three-year period, the Hong Kong Government made at least 14,453 requests to Internet Service Providers for disclosure of their users' information. Separately, the government also made at least another 7003 requests to various online service providers for removal of content posted online Gregory So, Secretary for...