HKU study recommends gov’t ‘biliteracy’ drive to promote use of simplified Chinese characters

The government should do more to promote the use of simplified Chinese characters, which are prevalent on the mainland, a study by Hong Kong University’s Social Sciences Research Centre has suggested. The research, funded by the Central Policy Unit of the government, found that 69.6 percent of Hongkongers had relatively low levels of proficiency in simplified Chinese. Traditional Chinese characters […]