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The vice president of the Hong Kong Foreign Correspondents’ Club, Victor Mallet, has had his work visa renewal refused, raising serious concerns about freedom of speech and the press on the island. The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and its affiliate the Hong Kong Journalists’ Association (HKJA) have condemned the decision by the...

Later today, August 14, the Foreign Correspondent’s Club of Hong Kong (FCCHK) will host a lunch speech by pro-independence activist Andy Chan. RTHK has decided to ban a live-broadcast of the speech. The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) and its affiliate the Hong Kong Journalists Association (HKJA) have expressed concerns over the ban.

Days after the Foreign Correspondent’s Club of Hong Kong (FCCHK), announced pro-independence activity, Andy Chan, as a speaker at a lunch event, the FCCHK was approached by the Chinese government. The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) condemns the attempts by the government of China and Hong Kong to block Andy Chan from speaking at the...