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Hong Kong’s largest teachers’ union to disband following pressure from gov’t and Chinese state media

The Hong Kong Professional Teachers’ Union (HKPTU) announced its disbandment on Tuesday. The HKPTU, with over 95,000 members, was the city’s largest teachers’ union, representing over 90 per cent of the profession. It comes after the Education Bureau announced its decision to scrap all links with the union on July 31 – hours after the […]