Apple Daily founder Jimmy Lai Chee-ying (middle) was released on bail on Christmas Eve, while prosecutors prepare to file an appeal. Photo: Robert Ng Apple Daily founder Jimmy Lai Chee-ying (middle) was released on bail on Christmas Eve, while prosecutors prepare to file an appeal. Photo: Robert Ng
Apple Daily founder Jimmy Lai Chee-ying (middle) was released on bail on Christmas Eve, while prosecutors prepare to file an appeal. Photo: Robert Ng
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Shares of Next Digital, publisher of Apple Daily, rise after founder Jimmy Lai quits as chairman amid court cases

  • Shares of Next Digital jumped as much as 25 per cent after founder Jimmy Lai quit as company chairman to deal with personal matters
  • A Hong Kong court released Lai on bail last week, a decision decried by the mainland Communist Party’s mouthpiece People’s Daily

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Apple Daily founder Jimmy Lai Chee-ying (middle) was released on bail on Christmas Eve, while prosecutors prepare to file an appeal. Photo: Robert Ng Apple Daily founder Jimmy Lai Chee-ying (middle) was released on bail on Christmas Eve, while prosecutors prepare to file an appeal. Photo: Robert Ng
Apple Daily founder Jimmy Lai Chee-ying (middle) was released on bail on Christmas Eve, while prosecutors prepare to file an appeal. Photo: Robert Ng
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