Organisers of the labour strike hold a press briefing, including (left to right) Cat Hou Chui-shan of the Bartenders & Mixologists Union; Alex Tang Cheuk-man of the Hong Kong Information Technology Workers’ Union; Alex Tsui of the Hong Kong Hotel Employees Union and Carol Ng of the Hong Kong Confederation of Trade Union. Photo: Jonathan WongOrganisers of the labour strike hold a press briefing, including (left to right) Cat Hou Chui-shan of the Bartenders & Mixologists Union; Alex Tang Cheuk-man of the Hong Kong Information Technology Workers’ Union; Alex Tsui of the Hong Kong Hotel Employees Union and Carol Ng of the Hong Kong Confederation of Trade Union. Photo: Jonathan Wong
Organisers of the labour strike hold a press briefing, including (left to right) Cat Hou Chui-shan of the Bartenders & Mixologists Union; Alex Tang Cheuk-man of the Hong Kong Information Technology Workers’ Union; Alex Tsui of the Hong Kong Hotel Employees Union and Carol Ng of the Hong Kong Confederation of Trade Union. Photo: Jonathan Wong

National security law: unions and student group threaten to strike as ‘warning shot’ to Beijing

  • Seeking a strong mandate, organisers are hoping 70,000 people will turn out for a vote on the proposed action
  • Move comes as councillors from 17 districts say law will ‘destroy’ the ‘one country, two systems’ principle
Topic |   Hong Kong national security law (NSL)
Organisers of the labour strike hold a press briefing, including (left to right) Cat Hou Chui-shan of the Bartenders & Mixologists Union; Alex Tang Cheuk-man of the Hong Kong Information Technology Workers’ Union; Alex Tsui of the Hong Kong Hotel Employees Union and Carol Ng of the Hong Kong Confederation of Trade Union. Photo: Jonathan WongOrganisers of the labour strike hold a press briefing, including (left to right) Cat Hou Chui-shan of the Bartenders & Mixologists Union; Alex Tang Cheuk-man of the Hong Kong Information Technology Workers’ Union; Alex Tsui of the Hong Kong Hotel Employees Union and Carol Ng of the Hong Kong Confederation of Trade Union. Photo: Jonathan Wong
Organisers of the labour strike hold a press briefing, including (left to right) Cat Hou Chui-shan of the Bartenders & Mixologists Union; Alex Tang Cheuk-man of the Hong Kong Information Technology Workers’ Union; Alex Tsui of the Hong Kong Hotel Employees Union and Carol Ng of the Hong Kong Confederation of Trade Union. Photo: Jonathan Wong
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