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  1. News - Hong Kong - BROADCASTING

    Ricky Wong plans court action as HKTV plans hit 'dead end'

    Posted Mar 11th 2014, 06:51pm by Vivienne Chow

    ... mounting a week-long rally outside government headquarters. Watch: HKTV supporters gather at Hong Kong government to protest against failed licence last November HKTV pressed ahead with plans ... 300 HKTV staff. He denied he was negotiating a deal with ATV. Wong, who attended last Sunday's media-freedom protest after the attack on former Ming Pao chief editor Kevin Lau Chun-to, ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - BROADCASTING

    TVB boycott planned in protest of broadcaster's 'hegemony'

    Posted Nov 19th 2013, 11:23am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... Samuel Chan samuel.chan@scmp.com All eyes will be on the ratings of TVB’s 46th anniversary variety show on Tuesday evening as an indicator of how disgruntled Hongkongers are with what has been described as the broadcaster’s “hegemony” over the local free- ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - BROADCASTING

    HKTV's Ricky Wong fears technology 'trap' could land him in jail

    Posted Mar 13th 2014, 03:21pm by Amy Nip, Vivienne Chow

    ... the rules by forcing him to get a free or pay-television licence to run the mobile service, he said. Watch: HKTV supporters gather at Hong Kong government to protest against failed licence bid ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - BROADCASTING

    ATV directors were unaware of licence protest rally

    Posted Nov 14th 2012, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow, Ada Lee

    ... of directors had no knowledge of a protest on Sunday or plans to broadcast it live. The ATV board did not know about major investor Wong Ching's plan to lead the protest outside government's ... complaints, most saying the broadcast of the protest was misleading and an abuse of the public airwaves. Sports and culture sector lawmaker Ma Fung-kwok, who with about 200 other industry veterans has ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - BROADCASTING

    Watchdog urged to be transparent over ATV and TVB licence renewal

    Posted Mar 11th 2014, 03:29am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... the watchdog's recommendation and gave new licences to only two of the three bidders: existing pay television players Now TV and Cable TV. The decision sparked huge protests. Labour's Cyd Ho Sau-lan ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - BROADCASTING

    Thousands of protesters demand answers on HKTV decision

    Posted Oct 25th 2013, 09:45pm by Vivienne Chow, Amy Nip and Tanna Chong

    ... Vivienne Chow, Amy Nip and Tanna Chong Leung declines to address rally on government decision to reject HKTV Thousands of TV licence protesters seek answers Tens of thousands of black-clad protesters occupied the grounds of government headquarters last night demanding an explanation of the decision on free-to-air television licences- but Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying said this would ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - BROADCASTING

    Andy Lau among celebrities to add support to last night of HKTV protest

    Posted Oct 26th 2013, 03:26am by Vivienne Chow, Amy Nip, Shirley Zhao and Ada Lee

    ... come out for HKTV protest Celebrities, including actor Andy Lau Tak-wah, offered their support to the tens of thousands of protesters outside government headquarters last night. It was the sixth and probably final night of the week-long protest of the government's decision to deny Hong Kong Television Network's (HKTV) free-to-air TV licence application. The space outside ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - BROADCASTING

    Week-long HKTV protest ends but is set to resume next week, union says

    Posted Oct 27th 2013, 05:31am by Ada Lee

    ... Ada Lee ada.lee@scmp.com Week-long demonstration over decision to deny a free-to-air television licence ends, but union says the protest will resume next week HKTV protesters vow repeat performance Hong Kong Television Network (HKTV) staff ended their week-long protest outside government headquarters yesterday morning- but they say they will be back. The protesters vowed to return ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - BROADCASTING

    Thousands protest to 'defend Hong Kong's core values' after failed HKTV licence bid

    Posted Oct 21st 2013, 04:53am by Staff Reporters

    ... Staff Reporters HKTV chairman Ricky Wong says rule of law at stake as thousands protest at licence decision Mass rally to 'defend HK's core values' Tens of thousands of protesters in black T-shirts marched to the government headquarters in Admiralty yesterday claiming that the decision to deny Hong Kong Television Networks (HKTV) a free-to-air TV licence ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - BROADCASTING

    Stations may face new rules on editorials

    Posted Mar 05th 2014, 04:04am by Amy Nip

    ... their own views. The issue came to a head after ATV Focus was subject to 42,000 complaints- out of the total of 47,000 received by the watchdog for 2012- for claiming student protests against ...




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