Simplified Chinese characters have replaced traditional ones in the evening Putonghua newscasts on the J5 channel. Photo: TVB screen grabs Simplified Chinese characters have replaced traditional ones in the evening Putonghua newscasts on the J5 channel. Photo: TVB screen grabs
Simplified Chinese characters have replaced traditional ones in the evening Putonghua newscasts on the J5 channel. Photo: TVB screen grabs

10,000 complaints after Hong Kong station TVB uses simplified Chinese in newscasts

Traditional characters, commonly used in Hong Kong, have been replaced by simplified ones in Putonghua newscasts on broadcaster’s J5 channel

Topic |   Television Broadcasts (TVB)
Simplified Chinese characters have replaced traditional ones in the evening Putonghua newscasts on the J5 channel. Photo: TVB screen grabs Simplified Chinese characters have replaced traditional ones in the evening Putonghua newscasts on the J5 channel. Photo: TVB screen grabs
Simplified Chinese characters have replaced traditional ones in the evening Putonghua newscasts on the J5 channel. Photo: TVB screen grabs
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