President Tsai Ing-wen and her government have been under pressure over cases involving Taiwan and Hong Kong. Photo: CNA

Taipei appeals to Hong Kong for help in hunt for Taiwanese robbery suspect

  • Taiwan says its courts are responsible for case where Taiwanese man is wanted after US$126,000 raid
  • Hong Kong source says robbery suspect is free because city’s government is powerless to pursue him
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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President Tsai Ing-wen and her government have been under pressure over cases involving Taiwan and Hong Kong. Photo: CNA
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Lawrence Chung

Lawrence Chung

Lawrence Chung covers major news in Taiwan, ranging from presidential and parliament elections to killer earthquakes and typhoons. Most of his reports focus on Taiwan’s relations with China, specifically on the impact and possible developments of cross-strait relations under the pro-independence Democratic Progressive Party and mainland-friendly Kuomintang governments. Before starting work at the South China Morning Post in 2006, he wrote for Reuters and AFP for more than 12 years.