British newspaper The Guardian reported that BBC World Service staff were up in arms over a cost-cutting plan that would see the bulk of the Chinese service move to Hong Kong. Photo: EPA
British newspaper The Guardian reported that BBC World Service staff were up in arms over a cost-cutting plan that would see the bulk of the Chinese service move to Hong Kong. Photo: EPA

‘Let’s fight together’: Hong Kong journalists welcome BBC Chinese service staff to city amid editorial independence fears

Hong Kong Journalists Association says concerns among BBC staff about proposed move to city are appreciated, but that reporters should ‘go where the news is’

Topic |   Press freedom in Hong Kong
British newspaper The Guardian reported that BBC World Service staff were up in arms over a cost-cutting plan that would see the bulk of the Chinese service move to Hong Kong. Photo: EPA
British newspaper The Guardian reported that BBC World Service staff were up in arms over a cost-cutting plan that would see the bulk of the Chinese service move to Hong Kong. Photo: EPA
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