Next Digital suspended the trading of its shares in mid-May after security officials targeted its controlling shareholder. Photo: David Wong Next Digital suspended the trading of its shares in mid-May after security officials targeted its controlling shareholder. Photo: David Wong
Next Digital suspended the trading of its shares in mid-May after security officials targeted its controlling shareholder. Photo: David Wong

National security law: Jimmy Lai’s Hong Kong bankers warned that handling assets could land them in jail

  • Security minister John Lee says he is only following the law by informing banks about risks of dealing with the frozen assets
  • Lai, the controlling shareholder of Next Digital that publishes Apple Daily, is being investigated under the national security law

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Next Digital suspended the trading of its shares in mid-May after security officials targeted its controlling shareholder. Photo: David Wong Next Digital suspended the trading of its shares in mid-May after security officials targeted its controlling shareholder. Photo: David Wong
Next Digital suspended the trading of its shares in mid-May after security officials targeted its controlling shareholder. Photo: David Wong
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