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June 12, 2015

Hong Kong Social Media Activists Under Fire as Key Electoral Policy Vote Approaches

Hong Kong Transparency Report's Jennifer Zhang contributed a blog post on Global Voices Advocacy today, pointing out the trend of Hong Kong authorities exploiting a vaguely defined cyber law to criminalise activists' social media comments, based on the database HKTR has set up.
May 15, 2015

Hong Kong local ISPs have yet to engage in transparency reporting, raising accountability concerns

HKTR was quoted on South China Morning Post today on Google's recently released transparency report. HKTR's Jennifer Zhang points out that local service providers have yet to release similar transparency reports and legal guidelines.
May 5, 2015

HKTR discusses transparency issues @ Freedom Online conference in Ulaanbaatar

Here is a recap of the sessions Hong Kong Transparency Report participated at the Freedom Online Coalition conference in Ulaanbaatar.
May 5, 2015

Government transparency reporting and access to information in Hong Kong

Hong Kong Transparency Report's Jennifer Zhang contributed a blog on China Policy Institute discussing the state of transparency reporting and access to information in Hong Kong.
April 29, 2015

Hong Kong Transparency Report @ Freedom Online panel on Asia Internet trends

Hong Kong Transparency Report will be on a plenary session "Internet Freedom in Asia" at the Freedom Online conference in Ulaanbaatar on 4 May. This session will look at the current trends in internet development throughout the region and specific trends or forces shaping the environment. It will look at the perspective of business as well as civil society with an overview from government. It will examine how internet freedom can be best supported in the region.