Police from China’s Guangdong province hand over a suspect in a robbery case to Hong Kong officers at the Huanggang border checkpoint in July last year. Photo: Edward Wong
Extradition plan to be watered down by exempting 9 economic crimes
  • Officials back down on contentious proposal to send suspects across the border after business chambers voice concern
  • Only offences punishable by at least three years in prison will trigger the transfer of a fugitive – up from the previously stated one year
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Topic |   Hong Kong extradition law
Extradition plan to be watered down by exempting 9 economic crimes
  • Officials back down on contentious proposal to send suspects across the border after business chambers voice concern
  • Only offences punishable by at least three years in prison will trigger the transfer of a fugitive – up from the previously stated one year
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Police from China’s Guangdong province hand over a suspect in a robbery case to Hong Kong officers at the Huanggang border checkpoint in July last year. Photo: Edward WongPolice from China’s Guangdong province hand over a suspect in a robbery case to Hong Kong officers at the Huanggang border checkpoint in July last year. Photo: Edward Wong
Hong Kong extradition law
Extradition plan to be watered down by exempting 9 economic crimes
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  • Officials back down on contentious proposal to send suspects across the border after business chambers voice concern
  • Only offences punishable by at least three years in prison will trigger the transfer of a fugitive – up from the previously stated one year
EU leaders hold out olive branch to China over belt and road
  • Angela Merkel says Europe is still keen to participate in infrastructure scheme the US dubbed ‘vanity project’.
  • Angela Merkel says Europe is still keen to participate in infrastructure scheme the US dubbed ‘vanity project’.
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