Commerce chief refuses to compromise, issues ultimatum for passing copyright bill

Pan-democratic lawmakers continued filibustering after Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development Gregory So Kam-leung issued an ultimatum to pass the copyright amendment bill on Thursday morning. Some pro-establishment and pan-democratic lawmakers criticised So’s refusal to compromise on certain revisions of the bill. Last Thursday, So had said that if the copyright amendment bill does not pass this week, it will be withdrawn. […]