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Hong Kong street sleepers compensated HK$101.10 each for belongings lost in 2019 gov’t operation hongkongfp.com/2022/08/18/ho…
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National security trial for Hong Kong media mogul Jimmy Lai to proceed without jury – reports hongkongfp.com/2022/08/17/na…
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Five million in southwest China face power cuts in heatwave hongkongfp.com/2022/08/17/fi…
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Lawmaker urges Hong Kong, mainland Chinese authorities to help residents allegedly scammed and held overseas hongkongfp.com/2022/08/17/la…
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Hong Kong unemployment rate drops to 4.3%, number of jobless people decreases by 10,400 hongkongfp.com/2022/08/17/ho…
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1/ Raymond Yeung became known to the public as the "teacher who was shot in the eye" after he was left partially blind after being struck by a police projectile during a protest in 2019.
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2/ Almost three years after his injury, the former Liberal Studies teacher was sentenced to 9 months in prison after pleading guilty to two counts of participating in illegal assemblies.
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3/ In an interview with HKFP ahead of his sentencing, Yeung talked about his experience with Hillway Culture, a publishing company he founded in 2016.
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4/ “I don’t know what will happen when I finish serving my time in jail, but I hope Hillway Culture will still be here and will continue our work," said Yeung.
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Hong Kong reported 5,757 new Covid-19 infections on Wednesday, of which 194 cases were imported. The city also added four new deaths. Full, trusted coverage on HKFP: bit.ly/covidHKFP
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Initial inquiry in national security case against Hong Kong activist Chow Hang-tung to be heard in open court hongkongfp.com/2022/08/17/in…
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