Former Hong Kong police commissioner Andy Tsang Wai-hung has missed out on a top posting with the United Nations. Photo: SCMP

Former Hong Kong top cop Andy Tsang misses out on plum UN posting

  • Decision in Tsang’s favour would be ‘diplomatically unsafe’ according to source
  • Tsang has risen quickly in mainland China postings following his role in ending 2014 ‘umbrella movement’ protests
Topic |   United Nations

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Former Hong Kong police commissioner Andy Tsang Wai-hung has missed out on a top posting with the United Nations. Photo: SCMP
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US President Donald Trump is expected to sign the Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act, according to the bill’s sponsor, Senator Marco Rubio. Photo: AFP

Donald Trump likely to sign US’ Hong Kong democracy bill, sponsor Marco Rubio says

  • ‘My understanding is that they will sign’ the Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act, senator tells CNBC
  • Pundits say the president is in no position to push back, even if signing the bill that has angered Beijing complicates his effort to end the trade war
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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US President Donald Trump is expected to sign the Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act, according to the bill’s sponsor, Senator Marco Rubio. Photo: AFP
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