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‘Protest rally’: Stock price soars by 300% after police arrest Apple Daily owner Jimmy Lai and raid newsroom

Next Digital Limited saw its stock price rocket by over 300 per cent on Monday after its owner, pro-democracy media mogul Jimmy Lai, was arrested under the national security law. Officers arrested Lai at his residence on suspicion of colluding with foreign forces – one of the offences under the Beijing-imposed legislation, which also criminalises […]