Benjamin Zhou

February 16, 2015

Surge in web posts taken down by Hong Kong police sparks censorship fears

Hong Kong Transparency Report was quoted in South China Morning Post last Sunday to explain what the recent surge in police's take-down requests of online posts means for the city's free speech.
February 12, 2015

Hong Kong police’s online user content removal requests surged in the past four months

Hong Kong police's requests to remove users' online information surged in the past four months, according to dataset published by the government yesterday upon IT legislator Charles Mok's request.
January 28, 2015

Hong Kong’s Internet Freedom Under Threat

In a recent story following a previous report on the decline of press freedom in Hong Kong, Freedom House's Freedom On the Net research team quoted Hong Kong Transparency Report's research findings to illustrate the fact that the city's Internet freedom is under threat too.
January 19, 2015

Threatened Harbor: Encroachments on Press Freedom in Hong Kong

PEN American Center quoted Hong Kong Transparency Report's advocacy for government and corporate accountability in handling user data in its newly released report, highlighting threats to privacy and free expression online.