Journalism watchdog laments rise of media ‘confessions’ and ‘red capital’ in Hong Kong

The Hong Kong Journalists Association (HKJA) has criticised the city’s news outlets for featuring “confessions” made by mainland Chinese suspects, and has raised the alarm over the flood of “red capital” into the local media sector over the past year. Its annual report, entitled Beijing turns the screws on Hong Kong media, the association claimed that there was “no doubt” pressure from […]